Virginia Lee Trent of Plainfield died March 11. She was 79.
Born in Linton, July 21, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Charlie Shears and Elnor (McCoy) Babb. She married Melvin Trent and he preceded her in death in 2009.
Mrs. Trent worked as a receiving clerk for Walmart for 15 years, retiring in 2000. She enjoyed playing bingo as often as she could.
She is survived by her children, Sharyn Curry, Steven Trent, Marvin Trent, and Lory Burkert; 12 grandchildren: 29 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Robert Trent (1987); daughter and grandson, Karen Mills and Robert Mills, Jr. (1977); sister, Ruth Patterson; and brother, Ernie Shears.
Services will take place at 11 a.m. March 17 at Flanner and Buchanan – Floral Park. Entombment will be in Floral Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. March 16 in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made on the website at www.flannerbuchanan.com.