Virginia Alice Hensel

Virginia Alice Hensel

1928 - 2018

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Obituary of Virginia Alice Hensel

Virginia Alice Hensel, 89, of Quanicassee, our loving, devoted, energetic, and most happy mother, Gramma, sister, aunt, and friend was born into eternal life unexpectedly on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at her home. Gin was born in Detroit on March 13, 1928, the daughter of the late Stephen and Alice (Van Hove) Steffek. She was a graduate of Fairgrove High School and while working at Prestolite, Gin met Raymond Hensel. They fell in love and were united in marriage on November 28, 1947. Following the birth of their daughter, Karen, Gin became a full-time homemaker. She was a member of St. Jude Thaddeus Parish since 1948 and a member of the League of Catholic Women. Gin was an exceptional caregiver and friend to everyone.  She was a wonderful bowler and babysitter, pastimes she greatly enjoyed for many years.  She leaves to cherish her memory, her daughter Karen and son-in-law, Randy Weiss. She was the most loving and supportive Gramma of Kristi Lea Neal (Mat Mahoney), Steven Michael (Kristi Marie) Weiss, and Michelle Marie Weiss. Her memory will live on for years to come in the hearts of her great-grandchildren, who were the light of her life: Alexandrya Lea Weiss, Jacob Randall Neal, Lucas Raymond Weiss, Carson Kenneth Weiss; her brother, Edward and wife, Margie (Obertein) Steffek, along with her nephews and niece, Mark, Mike, Tim, and Julie Steffek. In addition to her parents, Gin was welcomed home to heaven by her husband, who passed in December of 1977. Gin’s family will be present to receive visitors on Monday, January 22, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM and again on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 from 10:00 AM until Gin’s 11:00 AM Funeral Ceremony at Skorupski Family Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 955 N. Pine Rd., Hampton Twp. Fr. Dale Orlik will officiate with a reception following in The Wesley Room at Skorupski’s. Private interment will be held in Wisner Twp. Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Thaddeus Parish. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family online at www.skorupskis.com.