Virginia Marie Guilford, 70, of Adrian, formerly of Tecumseh, passed away March 25, 2011. Virginia was born May 13, 1940, in Detroit, the daughter of Floyd and Clarissa (Panck) Cross. On Sept. 9, 1967, she married John L. Guilford. He preceded her in death June 22, 2002. She was a retiree of Ford Motor Company after 23 years of service. Her interests included traveling abroad, reading and above all loved being with her family.
Virginia is survived by her children, Deborah (Glen) Marty, Greg (Kyong) Guilford, Donna M. (John Hierholzer) Higgins; two sisters, Ida May and Leota; three brothers, Fred, Raymond, and Paul; grandchildren, Tyler, Kaylynn, Christopher, Angela, Courtney and Justin; and great-grandchildren, Jared, Rebekkah, Chase, Brenden, Tianna, Tyrone and Jaden.
In addition to her husband, John, she was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jimmy, Carl and Bobby; sisters, Mary Louise and Christine; grandson, Michael; and great-granddaughter, Kristian.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 30, 2011, at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh with Pastor Doug Winters officiating.
Condolences to the family may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com.