Lebanon Reporter

March 25, 2013

Virginia J. McCabe

— Frankfort


Mrs. Virginia J. McCabe, 82, of rural Frankfort, died March 21, 2013, at Creasy Springs Health Campus in Lafayette.

Mrs. McCabe was born Nov. 30, 1930, in Rensselaer, to Harry C. and Ruth P. (Christensen) Moore. Growing up in Tippecanoe County, she was a 1949 graduate of Clarks Hill High School. She attended Purdue University and Lafayette Business College.

She married L. David McCabe on Dec. 10, 1950, in Lafayette. He preceded her in death on Oct.19, 2006. They moved to Clinton County in 1955 after spending three years in England, with Mr. McCabe in the military.

Mrs. McCabe was a school bus driver for Clinton Prairie for 17 years. Since 1990, she worked as a clerk for the Countryside Antique Mall near Thorntown. Her memberships included Fickle Friendship Circle, Clinton County Cancer Committee, Treasurer of Clarks Hill-Stockwell Alumni. She served many years on the Clinton County 4-H Committee, and in the Young at Heart Group of Clarks Hill.

Survivors include two daughters, Linda D. Grube of Indianapolis and Karen J. (Tony) Franscoviak of Monticello; one son, Larry G. (Cheryl) McCabe of Dayton, Iowa; brother, Douglas (Judy) Moore of Clarks Hill; sister, Kay (Ed) Bossung of Monticello; and six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. today, March 26, at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Services will be held at  10:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Association.

Online condolences may be made at goodwinfuneralhome.com.

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