Vivian Arndt McCaskey
Vivian Arndt McCaskey
  • December 12, 1930 - July 26, 2017
  • Weyers Cave, Virginia

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Vivian Arndt McCaskey, 86, of Weyers Cave passed away on July 26, 2017.

She was born on December 12, 1930 in Maiden, NC, and was the daughter of the late Daniel Marcus and Cora P. Herman Arndt.

Vivian graduated from Wilson Memorial High School and was a member of Augusta Stone Presbyterian Church and Verona TOPS 0484. She lived in Verona from 1951-1975 before moving to Weyers Cave. Vivian was very crafty and enjoyed knitting and making bead ornaments.

She is survived by her daughters, Barbara Howe of Weyers Cave, Evelyn Shirkey and husband, Michael, of Mt. Crawford, Mary Wingfield and husband, John, of Montpelier, VA; son-in-law, Alan Crawford of Hampton; step-sons, Andrew L. McCaskey and wife, Terry, of Elkhart, IN, David I. McCaskey and wife, Janet, of Staunton; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Janet Arndt of Fort Myers, FL; and a number of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two husbands, Franklin McCue, Jr. and Andrew L. McCaskey; her daughter, Elizabeth Crawford; and her brother, Daniel H. Arndt.

A memorial service will be held 3:00 pm, Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Augusta Stone Presbyterian Church with Rev. Beth McCrary officiating. Following the memorial service the family will receive friends in the John Craig Hall. A private burial will be at the church cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Augusta Stone Presbyterian Church General Fund, 28 Old Stone Church Rd., Ft. Defiance, VA 24437, in her memory.

The family would like to send a special thanks to the doctors and nurses at Augusta Health Rehab, Augusta Health Hospital and Augusta Home Health.

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