MILLSBORO, Del. - Virginia Louise Geth, 66 of Millsboro, DE was called from life’s labor to receive her reward of everlasting life on Good Friday, April 18, 2014.
She was born on March 21, 1948, as the fifth child of fifteen to the late Willie and Ellen Parker, Sr.
Virginia was educated in the Portsmouth Public School System, and she was a proud I.C. Norcom High School, class of 1967 graduate. With a kind compassionate spirit she loved being employed as a Certified Nursing Assistant at LakeTaylor City Hospital for 30 years. Even with health challenges Virginia Louise Geth continued to serve as Gods Missionary by sending care packages to the sick and shut in.
She is survived by her dedicated and loving husband of 42 years, Leon E. Geth Jr., and her three adoring children, Edward (Lisa), NaTasha, and “Her Manuel” Emmanuel (Tiffany), four grandchildren who were her pride and joy, Kyara, Mya, Emmanuel Jr. (EJ), Edward Jr. (DJ),one godson, Alexander Harrison, Jr. (AJ), three brothers, Willie Jr. (Celia), John (Sarah), James (Dee), five sisters, Maxine, Mary, Mamie, Bernice and Elizabeth and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, adopted family and friends.
A wake will be held, Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Watson Funeral Home, Millsboro, DE. Her funeral and interment will be in her home state of Virginia. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to A Hope 4 Tomorrow, a non-profit, tax deductible organization that she regularly supported and whose mission of giving and caring for the community embodies her legacy. Donations can be mailed to: A Hope 4 Tomorrow, 301 Birchwood Park Dr. Virginia Beach, VA 23452. Services are being provided by Watson Funeral Home in Millsboro, DE.