Virginia, 88, died April 11 in Sublimity. She was born to
Chris and Hilda (Zuber) Cremer on the farm on Fern Ridge and
lived near there all her life. Virginia worked at Guerdon’s,
Stayton Canning Company, Paris Woolen Mill and in the fields.
She married Florence (Squeak) Beitel on November 8, 1945 in
Stayton, preceding her in death on February 14, 2010.
taking care of her family and home, gardening, playing
pinochle, traveling, playing piano, and visiting with friends.
She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church,
Catholic Daughters, the Altar Society and the Garden Club.
Virginia is survived
by children: Rosemary McBrayer of Clatskanie, Richard (Fran)
Beitel of Del Rio, TX, Ted Beitel of Memphis, TN, and Diane
(James) Duda of Salem; brother: Robert Cremer of Sublimity; 6
– grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was also
preceded in death by her brother, Richard Cremer.
Viewing will be
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 4-9 pm at North Santiam Funeral
Service, Stayton. Vigil Service will be Tuesday, April 22,
2014 at 7:00 pm and Mass of Christian Burial will be on
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 1:00 pm, both at Immaculate
Conception Catholic Church, Stayton. Interment will be in St.
Mary Cemetery in Stayton. Contributions may be made to Regis
or St. Mary Schools. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.