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 Virginia Elaine <I>Cripps</I> Ansell

Virginia Elaine Cripps Ansell

McMillan, Luce County, Michigan, USA
Death 9 Jun 2004 (aged 73)
Escanaba, Delta County, Michigan, USA
Burial Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 32411729 · View Source
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Virginia Ansell, age 73, of Escanaba, MI, died June 9, 2004 at home following a lengthy illness with cancer.

Virginia Cripps was born August 30, 1930 in McMillan, MI the daughter of Frederick and Sarah (Naganquaam) Cripps.

She was raised in the Thompson and Manistique area and moved to Escanaba in 1964. She was a member of the Escanaba Church of Christ and enjoyed making crafts and working in her flower gardens. She loved to play bingo and go to the casino.

Survivors included:
8 Sons:
Phillip (Elizabeth) Way of Escanaba
Quinton (Andrea) Way of Escanaba
Roger (Dianna) McMillan of Escanaba
Alan (June) McMillan of Owosso, MI
John McMillan of Coldwater, MI
Cecil McMillan of Escanaba
Edward (Barbara) McMillan of Escanaba
Harold (Peggy) Brazeau of Gladstone

4 Daughters:
Linda (Gil) Tryan of Gladstone
Lorrie Germain of Escanaba
Kay Lynn Brazeau of Powers
Donna (David) Brunette of Cornell

Brother: Charles (Gerry) Cripps of Escanaba

24 Grandchildren and 22 Great Grandchildren
Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by:

Husband: Sonny Ansell in 1976
Son: Clyde "Button"
1 Brother: William Cripps
3 Sisters: Vernerva Anthony, Violet Kaiser and LaVerne
Son-in-law: Kenneth Germain

Funeral: Skradski Funeral Home with Rev. Arnold Grambow of All Saints Church in Gladstone officiating.

Skradski-Boyce Family Funeral Homes

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 32411729
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Elaine Cripps Ansell (30 Aug 1930–9 Jun 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32411729, citing Thompson Township Cemetery, Schoolcraft County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Twist (contributor 46920390) .