POWELL, VIRGINIA FRANCES

Posted On October 17th, 2010 -

POWELL, VIRGINIA FRANCES
Sept 21, 1917 to Sept 23, 2010

Virginia F. Powell of Denver, Colorado, passed away on September 23, 2010, at the age of 93. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Thomas Powell and her son Patrick Walter Powell. Virginia was born in St. Louis, Missouri to Genevieve and Walter Wright. She worked at the Bell Telephone Company in S1. Louis. Virginia and Walter were married in 1941 and moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado. In 1958, they moved to Denver with their five children. Virginia is survived by her daughters Susan (Jack) Beyer of Denver, Colorado, Elizabeth, Katharine (Byron) Blekeberg of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and her son, Thomas Cary Powell. In addition, she is survived by her three granddaughters, Ashley Beyer, Adriane Blekeberg and Jennifer Blekeberg. Her sister Dorothy and her brother Harold preceded her in death. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. James Catholic Church in Denver, Colorado, on September 27,2010. Gravesite services were conducted by Rev. James Zastrocky at Evergreen Cemetery in Evergreen, Colorado, with interment immediately following.


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