William Eugene Virts

Male 1924 - 1991


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  • Born  13 Aug 1924  Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  7 May 1991  Front Royal, 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  I260  Virts
    Last Modified  24 Oct 2015 

    Father  Thomas William Virts,   b. 16 Jun 1893, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1947, Roanoke, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Pauline Anderson,   b. 27 Feb 1905, Lovettsville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1977, Leesburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  11 Oct 1923  Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F17  Group Sheet

    Family  Sarah Catherine Barkley,   b. 2 Nov 1930, Hamilton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1990, Winchester, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Oct 1953  Leesburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Susan Ann Virts,   b. 26 Mar 1954, Hamilton, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1976, Bethesda, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
     6. Living
    Last Modified  24 Oct 2015 
    Family ID  F156  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    William Eugene Virts and Sarah Catherine Barkley
    William Eugene Virts and Sarah Catherine Barkley
    William Eugene Virts, born Aug 13, 1924 in Lovettsville, VA; died
    May 7, 1991 in Winchester, VA. He was the son of Thomas William Virts and Mary Pauline Anderson. He married Sarah Catherine Barkley Oct 24, 1953 in Leesburg, VA. She was born Nov 2, 1930 in Hamilton, VA, and died Dec 27, 1990 in Winchester, VA. She was the daughter of Warren C.
    Barley and Hazel Marie Shores.

  • Notes 
    • Frederick Post, May 7, 1991

      Mr. William Eugene Virts, 66, a resident of Front Royal, Va. Formerly of Lovettsville, Va., died Tuesday, May 7 at Warren Memorial Hospital in Front Royal. Mr. Virts, was born Aug. 13, 1924, at Lovettsville, the son of the late Thomas and Pauline Virts. Mr. Virts was the husband of Sarah Catherine Virts who died Dec. 26, 1990. Survivors include two daughters, Judy Barkley Garcia and Kathy Virts Cook, both of Front Royal; three sons, William Eugene Virts, Jr. of Stephen City, Va., Roger Lee Virts of Front Royal, and Thomas Douglas Virts of White Post. Va.; two sisters, Evelyn Pierce of Middleburg, Va., and Shirley Edwards of Lovettsville; a brother Chester Virts of Purcellville, Va.; and five grandchildren. Interment was in the Mt. Olivet Methodist Cemetery, Lovettsville.
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      U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
      Name: Eugene W Virts
      Birth Year: 1924
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: Virginia
      State: Hawaii

      Enlistment Date: 24 Nov 1945
      Branch: No branch assignment
      Branch Code: No branch assignment
      Grade: Private First Class
      Grade Code: Private First Class
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the Panama Canal Department
      Component: Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, and Enlisted Men)
      Source: Enlisted Man, Philippine Scout or recall to AD of an enlisted man who had been transferred to the ERC

      Education: Grammar school
      Civil Occupation: Machinists Helper
      Marital Status: Single, without dependents
      Height: 03
      Weight: 450

  • Sources 
    1. [S3005] Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014.