Ayr resident Virginia M. Hurd, 77, died Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at Good Samaritan Village Perkins Pavilion in Hastings.
Virginia was born July 10, 1934 in Red Cloud, Nebr., the daughter of Elmer and Helen (Rickert) Stokes. She grew up and attended school in Red Cloud. Virginia married Jo-Ed Hurd on January 19, 1952. She was a Home Maker and raised her 4 children in Ayr. She served as the Village Clerk in Ayr for several years. Virginia enjoyed gardening, cooking, and baking; everyone was always welcome to her kitchen at any time. Her pride and joy came from her family; she treasured spending time with her grandchildren and all family gatherings.
Virginia is survived by her husband of nearly 60 years, Jo-Ed; 4 children, Pat Frazier and husband Charlie of Ayr, Mike Hurd and wife Linda of Ayr, Pam Hurd of Gretna, and Joe Hurd and wife Linda of Doniphan; nine grandchildren and their spouses; 14 great grandchildren; sister, Dee Stokes of Red Cloud; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 2 brothers; 1 sister; and 1 nephew.
In honoring Virginia's wish for cremation the is no viewing.
Memorial Service will be 11:00 am, Saturday at Good Samaritan Village, All Saints Chapel with Chaplin Dale Phillips officiating.
Memorials may be given to her family.
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