Virginia Longacre

Memorial service for Virginia Mae Longacre, 90, Falls City, Nebraska, will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 24, 2012 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Falls City, NE.  Inurnment will follow in the church columbarium.  She died September 19, 2012 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.  

She was born on August 30, 1922 in Peoria, IL the daughter of Carl and Freda (Urban) Knott Lincoln.

Virginia was the secretary for the City Engineer office in Falls City for many years, retiring in 1987.  She also was the assistant Librarian at the Lydia Bruun Woods Memorial Library before working in the city offices.  She was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church and the VFW Auxiliary.      

She married Marvin E. Longacre on November 9, 1943 in Peoria, IL.  They later divorced.  

Survivors include two sons, Frank and wife, Teresa, Broken Bow, OK and Larry and wife Pamela, Eudora, KS; five grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.  

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. Thomas Episcopal Church – Falls City, NE and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th Street, Lawrence, KS 66044.  

3 Condolences

  1. Maude and Stan Suedmeier on September 21, 2012 at 8:42 pm

    Frank, Larry and families,
    Our deepest sympathy, she was a special lady.

    Maude and Stan

  2. John and Melissa Elliott on September 21, 2012 at 9:04 pm

    So sorry for your loss Larry, Pam, and kids, thinking of you all during this difficult time. Love to you all.

  3. Sharon Walker on September 24, 2012 at 9:41 pm

    My deepest condolences over the loss of Virginia. May your cherished memories sustain you during this grievous time. Draw Close to God and He will Draw Close to You. Psalms 83:18. May His peace dwell in your heart and comfort you. May the words of His beloved Son be a strengthening force for you. “I am the resurrection and the life. He that exercises faith in me, even though he dies, will come to life.” John 11:21-26; Revelation 21:3,4. As we await paradise, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Psalms 37:11; Matthew 5:5.

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