Virginia E. Harnig

WEEMS—Virginia E. Harnig, 80, of Weems passed away on December 1, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Joseph D. and Margaret L. Myer.

She is survived by her husband, David V. Harnig; sons; Curtis Deuel and Kenneth Deuel; daughter, Darlene Brotzman (Timothy); son, David Harnig (Brandi); six grandchildren, Timothy Brotzman (Laura), David Brotzman, Joseph Brotzman, Sawyer Harnig, Maggie Harnig and Addie Harnig; sister, Marjorie Page; brother, Robert Myer; step-daughters, Pattyanne Chapman, Corinne Maybruck and Lori Anis; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Joseph D. Myer Jr.; and stepson, Charles “Chuck” Harnig.

She was the drum majorette for Beth Page High School in Long Island, N.Y., and appeared on the Dick Clark show.

Mrs. Harnig worked for Grumman Aircraft Company in New York, Chilton Memorial Hospital in New Jersey as a ward clerk and as a letter carrier for the U. S. Postal Service in West Milford, N.J. She moved to Sidney Center, N.Y., after her retirement.

In recent years, Mrs. Harnig moved to Weems, a place that had been dear to her since her childhood.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, December 8, at the Living Water Lutheran Church, Kilmarnock. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, December 9 at Wesley Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Weems.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P. O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23060; American Cancer Society for Breast Cancer, 11835 Canon Blvd., Suite A102, Newport News, VA 23606; Alzheimer’s Association, 4600 Cox Road, Suite 130, Glen Allen, VA 23060; or a charity of your choice.

Currie Funeral Home LLC of Kilmarnock handled the arrangements.


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