Catherine Josephine Virts

Female 1924 - 2009


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  • Born  12 Jan 1924  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  20 Jul 2009  Leesburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Mount Olivet United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I107  Virts
    Last Modified  13 Aug 2015 

    Father  Elbert Franklin Virts,   b. 2 Jun 1888, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1977, Leesburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Myrtle Viola Riley,   b. 24 Mar 1896, Loudoun County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1954, Leesburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Dec 1910  Brunswick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F16  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Elbert Franklin Virts, Myrtle Viola Riley, Catherine Josephine Virts, Charles Clifford Virts and Irene Rose Virts Coffman
    Elbert Franklin Virts, Myrtle Viola Riley, Catherine Josephine Virts, Charles Clifford Virts and Irene Rose Virts Coffman
    left to right: 1st row - Catherine Josephine Virts, Irene Rose Virts, 2nd row - Elbert Franklin Virts, Myrtle Viola Riley Virts, 3rd row - Charles Clifford Virts

    Elbert Franklin Virts was born June 2, 1888 in Loudoun County Virginia to James Marion and Mary Elisabeth Leigh Virts. He married Myrtle Viola Riley on December 21, 1910. She was born March 2, 1896 in Loudoun County Virginia and died April 7, 1954 in Lovettsville, Virginia. Both are buried in Mt. Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery in Lovettsville Virginia.

    Their children from above picture: Charles Clifford Virts, Irene Rose Virts, was born April 14, 1914 in Lovettsville, Virginia and died March 14, 1988 in Leesburg, Virginia. She married Monroe E. Coffman was born October 26, 1910 in Lovettsville, Virginia and died January 23, 1996 in Leesburg, Virginia. Both are buried in Mt. Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery in Lovettsville Virginia. Catherine Josephine Virts was born January 12, 1924 in Lovettsville, Virginia and died July 20, 2009 in Leesburg, Virginia. She is buried in Mt. Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery in Lovettsville Virginia

    Albums
    Elbert Franklin Virts and Myrtle Viola Riley
    Elbert Franklin Virts and Myrtle Viola Riley (5)

  • Notes 
    • Loudoun Times Mirror, July 22, 2009

      Catherine Josephine Virts, 85, life-long resident of Lovettsville, VA, died on Monday, July 20, 2009 in Leesburg, Va. Miss Virts was born January 12, 1924 in Lovettsville to the late Elbert and Myrtle Riley Virts. Three brothers and a sister predeceased her.

      She participated in various activities for the blind, including bowling with a local group from Hamilton. Miss Virts was a life-long member of Potomac Valley Homemakers.

      Miss Virts is survived by her brother Charles Clifford Virts of Brunswick, MD; five nephews, nine nieces and a host of other relatives and friends.

      Friends may call at the Brown/Loudoun Funeral Chapels, 34 East Broad Way in Lovettsville on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 form 7-9 p.m. Services will follow at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home with Rev. Don Prange officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet United Methodist Cemetery, Lovettsville.

      Donations may be made to Evercare Hospice, 8245 Boone Blvd. Suite 401, Vienna, VA 22182.

      On line condolences may be sent at www.LoudounFuneralChapel.com.