Virginia Mardesich Obituary

 Virginia Johanna Mardesich
Virginia Johanna Mardesich

January 23, 1929 - January 26, 2019
Born in California
Resided in Gilroy, California

Obituary

Virginia Johanna Mardesich passed away peacefully with family by her side on January 26, 2019 at the age of 90. Her fighting spirit and relentless commitment to family will always be remembered and cherished. Virginia is survived by sons Joseph (Kathy), David (Janie), Dennis and Jeffrey (Marilyn), and her beloved sister Mary Angelo. She was the cherished Grandma to eleven grandchildren, and Baba to thirteen great grandchildren, Auntie Ginner to numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband Joseph, parents Louis and Kate Radich and her sister Kathryn Allen. In addition to being a devoted wife and mother, Virginia volunteered at her son’s schools, and was a devout parishioner of St. Joseph of Cupertino and Church of the Resurrection, Sunnyvale, proud of her Croatian heritage she enjoyed the cultural and social gatherings held at Napredak Hall, San Jose. At the young age of nineteen Virginia joined the Young Ladies’ Institute (YLI), a Catholic Women’s Organization, she served as President of the Maureen chapter of the YLI and went on to serve as District Deputy. She so cherished the many lifelong friendships she established through the YLI. Visitation and rosary will be held on Wednesday, February 6 at Lima Campagna Sunnyvale Mortuary; 1315 Hollenbeck Ave., Sunnyvale, CA. Visitation 3:00 to 7:00, rosary at 7:00. Funeral on Thursday, February 7, 11:00 AM, St. Joseph Cupertino, 10110 N. De Anza Blvd. Cupertino, CA. Burial to follow. In lieu of flowers please consider donations to YLI, Maureen #136, St Joseph Cupertino, 10110 N. De Anza Blvd, Cupertino, CA. 95014 or charity of your choosing.

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Visitation
Lima & Campagna Mortuaries Sunnyvale Mortuary
1315 Hollenbeck Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA US 94087
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Vigil
Lima & Campagna Mortuaries Sunnyvale Mortuary
1315 Hollenbeck Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA US 94087
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Funeral Mass
Saint Joseph of Cupertino Parish
10110 N De Anza Blvd
Cupertino, CA US 95014
Thursday, February 7, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Burial
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
22555 Cristo Rey Drive
Los Altos, CA United States 94024
Thursday, February 7, 2019
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM