Mrs. Virginia Ann (Shook) Eltzroth of Nashville passed away February 4, 2019 at Thornapple Manor. She joins her husband Gerald in Heaven after six years of longing for him. She was also preceded in death by her parents James and Bertha Shook and Grandson David Eltzroth. She is survived by her children Jerry of Fenwick, Linda Crain of Grand Rapids, Andy of Hastings, Barb (Mitch) Carpenter of Camden SC, Bill of Nashville, Lisa (Mark) Rushford of Nashville and Janice (Cliff) Hastings of Charlotte. More than a dozen grand and great grandchildren.
Virginia was born June 3, 1938 living most of her young life in Sparta. She and Gerald were married on June 8, 1956 and began life as an Airforce family living in many places throughout the US before settling down in Barry County in 1974. She loved hobby farming, especially raising lambs and donkeys. Her family will honor her memory in a private ceremony on Friday February 8th. The family would like to thank the staff at Thornapple manor for their wonderful care of mom for the past two years and thanks to Daniels Funeral home for their assistance with the final arrangements.