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Virginia Warren

July 29, 1921 October 4, 2018
Virginia Warren
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Virginia Elma (Johnson) Warren, age 97, of Bloomington formerly of Mattoon, passed away at 11:50 p.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Heritage Health in Bloomington.
Graveside services honoring her life will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Dodge Grove Cemetery with Pastor Steve Hayes officiating. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Virginia was born on July 29, 1921 in Cumberland County the daughter of Frank Louis and Gertie May (Howard) Johnson. She married Louis Franklin “Frank” Warren on March 24, 1940. He preceded her in death on June 19, 1999.
Survivors include her son, the Reverend Dr. James Earl (Sharon Kay) Warren of Bloomington, IL; grandchildren, Benjamin James, Christopher Lawrence, Katherine Malini, Carolynn Chen-FuXiu, Johnathon David, Samuel Kenneth, Rebekah Edelam, Gabriel Bereket, Lydia Samrawit and Bethany Marta; great granddaughter, Hannah Elizabeth Warren. She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Michael Lynn Warren and daughter, Carol Louise; four brothers and three sisters.
Virginia was a member of First Christian Church of Mattoon since 1953 and served as Deaconess and Church Board Secretary. She was a volunteer Chairman of the Mattoon Chapter American Red Cross, Retired Senior Volunteer Program and typist for the Mattoon Community Food Center. Virginia was previously employed at Kuehne Manufacturing Company, Gardner Insurance Agency and State of Illinois Department of Public Aid, Unemployment and Division of Rehabilitation Services. During her career working for the state she was one of the top 50 secretaries in the state of Illinois.
Memorial donations in her honor are suggested to First Christian Church of Mattoon, 1600 Wabash Avenue, Mattoon, IL 61938 or First Christian Church of Bloomington, 401 West Jefferson, Bloomington, IL 61701.

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Dodge Grove Cemetery

917 N. 22nd St.
Mattoon, IL 61938

Dodge Grove Cemetery
917 N. 22nd St. Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

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First Christian Church of Mattoon

1600 Wabash Avenue Mattoon, IL 61938

First Christian Church of Bloomington

401 West Jefferson
Bloomington, IL 61701

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