Virginia G. Hartsock
Virginia G. Hartsock
  • February 27, 1921 - June 10, 2016
  • Illinois

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Virginia G. Hartsock, 95, of Pekin passed away at 1:35 p.m. Friday June 10, 2016 at Farmington Country Manor.

She was born February 27, 1921 in Havana to Alfred Sr. and Lulu (Harwick) Janssen. She married Virgel Hartsock June 20, 1956 in Pekin. He passed away April 5, 1998 in Pekin.

She is survived by one daughter, Sharon (Rev. Dennis) Fitzgerald of Elmwood, one son Grant (Rose) Hartsock of Bushnell, one daughter-in-law, Marilyn Hartsock of Tremont; nine grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. In addition to her husband, one son Virgel "Sonny" Hartsock Jr. and six brothers preceded her in death.

Virginia and her husband owned and operated Hartsock Modern Home Supply in Pekin prior to his death. She previously worked as a manager at Montgomery Wards in Pekin and in the office of Laidlaw Corp. in Bartonville.

She was a faithful member of Berea Baptist Church in Bartonville and always testified for her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Grandma Hartsock was never mixed for words, but she was very proud of her family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. She will be missed by all of those who knew and loved her.

Visitation will be Monday June 13, 2016 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Davison-Fulton Woolsey Funeral Home in Pekin. Funeral Services will be Tuesday June 14, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the Funeral Home. Rev. Dennis Fitzgerald, Rev. Bill Pierce and Rev. Daniel Fitzgerald will officiate.
Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Berea Baptist Church at 7609 W. Smithville Rd. Bartonville, Il. 61607 or Elmwood Baptist Church at 705 W. Dearborn St. P.O. Box 765, Elmwood, IL 61529.

Online condolences may be made to the family at
Arrangements under the direction of Davison-Fulton Woolsey Funeral Home, Pekin, IL.