Virginia “Ginney” D. Schirmer
Date of Birth
September 8, 1923
Frankston, Texas
Entered into Rest
September 19, 2017
Wahoo, Nebraska
Graveside Service

Friday, September 22, 2017 ~ 2:00 p.m.
Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska


In Care of the Family

Virginia “Ginney” D. Schirmer, 94, of Wahoo, NE, formerly of Memphis and Ashland, died Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at Saunders Medical Center in Wahoo, NE.  Ginney was born September 8, 1923 in Frankston, TX to Leslie and Beulah Mae (Oliver) McDonald.  In 1943, Ginney was united in marriage to Harvey Schirmer in St. Louis, MO.  Crappie fishing was one of her favorite hobbies.

She is survived by children, Harvey Jr. (Diane) Schirmer of Warner Robins, GA, Patsy (Robert) Doyle of Mayetta, KS, Donald (Carol) Schirmer of Manhattan, IL, Robin (Nancy) Schirmer of Surfside, SC and Peter Schirmer of Wahoo, NE; grandchildren, Annemarie Schirmer, Angelynn Schirmer, Peter  Schirmer Jr., Sherri (Edward) Swenson, Ginney Davidson and Sean Schirmer; great-grandchildren, Rachel Swenson and Sean Swenson; daughter-in-law, Chrissy Schirmer; sister, Jeannette Clark of Baytown, TX.

She was preceded in death by husband Harvey Schirmer Sr.; son, Herbert Schirmer; and six siblings.

Condolences for Virginia “Ginney” D. Schirmer
  1. Anonymous
    • September 21, 2017 - 1 year ago

    Wonderful lady…She will be missed.

  2. Cindy Quick
    • September 21, 2017 - 1 year ago

    Everyone loved to spend time with Ginney. If I needed to find a nurses aide I would look in her room first as she was such a joy to be with! She will be missed! Condolences to the whole family

  3. Joe Fieder
    • September 22, 2017 - 1 year ago

    Don – My prayers are with your mother, you and your family. God Bless.

  4. Gregory Bahm
    • September 22, 2017 - 1 year ago

    My Prayers and Condolences to the Schirmer Family. had good times crappy fishing with Ginney and funny talks when she drove the Memphis Station wagon Bus. She will be Truly Missed God Bless

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