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VIRGINIA MAE BIRNEY (published on February 11, 2009)

VIRGINIA MAE BIRNEY 1915 - 2009 Virginia Birney on February 5, 2009 at the Poseidon Care Centre. Virgie is survived by her two daughters, Donna (Harold) of Victoria, B.C. and Carol (Randall) of Fredericton, NB; five grandchildren, Carrie (Grant) Miles, Tom (Iva), Kim (David) Kelly, Glen (Jill) Pownall, Melanie (David) McGilvray; eight great-grandchildren, Andrew, Logan, Lauren, Regan, Peyton, Mallory, Kyan and Kendra and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Vic; six brothers and a sister. Virgie was born in Strome, AB in 1915 and grew up in Lloydminster, SK. She moved to Red Deer, AB at the age of 20 where she met and married Vic in 1938. In 1966 they moved to Winnipeg and spent many happy years golfing and travelling the world. Virgie also loved her bridge and poker games and her work with the UCW. She was a champion scrabble player. She will be remembered for her wonderful sense of humor and great hospitality. Her door was always open. Cremation has taken place. Interment to follow.

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