Virginia F. UnderwoodWritten by Theresa Rose on July 27, 2015
Virginia F. Underwood, 85, of Keosauqua died at 2:50 P.M. Saturday July 25, 2015 at Good Samaritan Society-Van Buren, Keosauqua where she had resided since 2010. She was born February 1, 1930 in Plainfield, NJ to William and Emma Clark Anderson and married Rolland H. Underwood April 10, 1949 in Danville. He died December 1, 2004. They lived in Keokuk, many years in Burlington and on their farm north of Keosauqua.
She did housekeeping for a family and Arrowhead Motel in Burlington and was a member of Keosauqua United Methodist church.
Surviving are two sons, Ronnie and wife, Debbie of Burlington and Randy of Keosauqua, nine grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, two sisters, Joanne Brisby of Keokuk and Leota Stables of Massillon, OH and a brother, Jimmy Anderson of Keystone, FL. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Emma Oughton and a brother, Charlie Anderson.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. Thursday July 30, 2015 at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Pastor Mary Kathryn Hart officiating. Visitation will open at 3 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home with family present 5-7 P.M. Cremation will follow the service with private burial of cremains in Shiloh Cemetery, Middletown at a later date. Memorials to Diabetes Association or Good Samaritan Society-Van Buren may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 1703 South 15th Street, Burlington, IA 52601.