Virginia L. Wardner


Holland Patent – Virginia L. Wardner, 86, of Holland Patent and a native of Bleecker, passed away on Sunday, August 1, 2022, surrounded by her family following a courageous battle with lung cancer. Virginia was born on November 25, 1935, in Bleecker, the daughter of Ralph and Emma Ort Winnie. She was a 1955 graduate of Gloversville High School and married Edward A. Wardner of Dolgeville on June 20, 1959, at the Bleecker Community Church. She is survived by husband Edward, son Lawrence, daughter Brenda, granddaughter Brittany Nesbitt of Kittery, ME, grandson Christopher Shepherd (Olivia), Salt Lake City, Utah, cousin Betty Lesser Younglove, Johnstown, NY, cousin Percy Daniels, Bleecker, NY, and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Ralph and Emma Ort Winnie and siblings and their spouses Almeda Brown (Lewis),Florence Brown (Lewis), Doris Fisher (Raymond), infant brother Clarence Winnie, Harold Winnie (Ann) and nephews Robert and Lewis Brown. Her family would like to thank Eleanor Brooks of the Bleecker Community Church, and to the many family members, neighbors, and friends for their kind expressions of sympathy. Visiting hours are Sunday, 08/07/2022 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Dimbleby Funeral Home, Holland Patent. Church services will be held at the Bleecker Community Church on Monday, 08/08/2022, at 12 p.m., with a graveside service and burial at Bleecker Center Cemetery and a lunch reception at Bleecker Fish and Game Club.

By LH Staff

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