Virginia L. Petrie
Virginia L. Petrie, age 83, of Shelby, died Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at Arbors at Mifflin in Mansfield.
She was born July 21, 1934 in Shelby, the daughter of the late George Wilson and Marcia Frances (Abbott) Petrie, and was a 1952 graduate of Shelby High School. Virginia began her working career at Shelby Business Forms, was the first manager of Shelby’s AAA office and was a secretary for Shelby City Schools. She was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and was a lover of all animals, especially cats.
Virginia is survived by her nephews: Al and Sally Petrie of Attica and Grant and Sandy Petrie of Xenia; Several great nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and sister-in-law: Frank and Barb Petrie and a nephew: Matthew Petrie.
Family and friends are welcome on Monday, August 28, 2017 from 10-11 AM at Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby where funeral services will be held at 11 AM. Pastor Dan Clouse, Bereavement Coordinator for Southern Care Hospice, will officiate. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery.
Memorial expressions may be made to Richland County Humane Society, Shelby Home and Public Health, or to the Alzheimer’s Association. To leave a condolence for Virginia’s family, please visit penwellturner.com