Virginia Horstmann January 25, 1923 – January 10, 2018

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Virginia Marine Springer Horstmann was born January 25, 1923, in Buckholts, Texas, the daughter of Sophie Agusta (Eickenhorst) and Floris Dewey Springer.

Virginia passed away peacefully in her sleep January 10, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, Alvin.

Virginia is survived by three children Alvin Morris Horstmann, Carolyn L. Carr and Virginia S. Duffek. Virginia had 9 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

Virginia’s life was dedicated to her God her family and to her career in Nursing. She worked for 21 years at Gaston Episcopal hospital and was a founding member of Cross of Christ Lutheran Church. An artist, seamstress, and crafter, she loved creating things for others.

Funeral services are 10:00 am, Saturday, January 13, 2018, at Cross of Christ, 512 N. Cockrell Hill Road in DeSoto.

Visitation is 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Jaynes.

Interment at Hope Lutheran Cemetery in Buckholts, TX, at 3:00 pm.