Virginita Linenberger, 90, Hays, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, at Kenwoodview Health and Rehabilitation Center, Salina.
She was born Sept. 24, 1929, in Victoria to Bonavent and Gertrude (Beck) - Brungardt Linenberger.
She grew up and attended school in Victoria. She lived in Victoria until moving to Hays in 1993, then moved to the Care Center in 2019.
She worked at Travenol Labs in Hays for 12 years.
She was a member of The Basilica of St. Fidelis and Secular Franciscan Order, both of Victoria. She lived in Victoria until moving to Hays in 1993, then moved to the Care Center in 2019.
Survivors include a brother, John Linenberger and wife, Marlene, Manhattan; a sister, Bonita Schulte and husband, Gary, Salina; two sisters-in-law, Carol Linenberger and Norma Linenberger, both of Salina; and many nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents; seven brothers, Edwin, Gilbert, Dennis, Verlin, Thomas, Leo and Patrick Linenberger; two sisters, Henrietta Giebler and Doris Younger-Pfeifer; and an infant brother, Clarence Linenberger.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria; burial in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, at Clines-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601 and from 9 to 10 a.m. Thursday, at The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria.
A vigil will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.
Memorials are suggested to The Basilica of St. Fidelis in care of the mortuary.
Condolences can be sent via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or can be left at guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com