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Virginia  A.  Aumaugher

Virginia A. Aumaugher
  • December 12, 1927 - November 22, 2019
  • Battle Creek, Michigan

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“Prayers for you, Karen, and for your family. What sweet memories I have of times spent with you and your Mom! She was an incredible encouragement to...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Sherrie Reid-Whisler - Brumley, MO

“My heart breaks at the loss of the wonderful woman. So sorry was not able to spend more time with her, I feel so sad that I was not more attentive. ...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Suzanne French - East Leroy, MI

“Karen and Sharon: I'm David Hertel's son, Ginny's cousin. My condolences on your Mom's passing. David held Ginny in a special place in his heart. ...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Kragh Hertel - Ada, MI - Family

“Our love and sympathy at this sad time. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Glenn and Evelyn Wegner - OH

“Karen, Bill and family,So sorry for the loss of your mom and grandma. You are all in my thoughts and prayers in this difficult time. Remember the...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Shelly Ivy - Battle Creek, MI

“Aunt Ginny was a great lady...She was a very strong-willed woman with a huge heart and a great sense of wonder and humor. We knew from an early age...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Betsy Judge (Arends) - FL

“Condolences ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Jackson - Battle Creek, MI

“Karen, Bill and family - Please accept our sympathy and prayers for the passing of your Mom and Grandma. We hope you will find comfort in all the...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Penny Campbell - Battle Creek, MI

“Karen and family, I was so sorry to hear this. Your mom was a lovely lady, and I will always remember her beautiful smile. My heart goes out to you. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Terri (Anderson) Miller - MI

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Virginia A. Aumaugher, 91, of Battle Creek, died Friday, November 22, 2019 at Glenn Arbor Hospice Residence after a short illness. Virginia was born December 12, 1927 in Battle Creek to Edward and Thyrza (Jellife) Goold. She graduated from Lakeview High School and went on to serve her country honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War as part of the Navy Wave. She married Arnold L. Aumaugher on March 22, 1958 and worked for Bell Telephone for 12 years.

Virginia was a member of the Women's International Bowling Association and at Burnham Brook. She attended Chapel Hill United Methodist Church and enjoyed golfing, bowling, fishing, sewing, knitting, crocheting and reading. She was a plane spotter for Percy Jones Hospital when in the Navy.

Virginia is survived by her two daughters, Karen K. (Bill) Cadwallader and Sharon Ann (Tim) Jared; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold, in 2005 and her sister, Barbara Arends.

Funeral services to celebrate Virginia's life will be 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, officiated by Rev. Dr. James Gysel. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, starting at 1:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Southcentral Michigan or the Calhoun County Animal Center. Personal messages for the family may be placed at