Virginia I. Nyland

Virginia I. Nyland

Virginia I. Nyland of Plainwell, Michigan (formerly of Otsego), passed away Saturday, April 9, 2011, in Plainwell. Virginia was born February 27, 1932 in San Antonio, TX the daughter of Otis and Lilly (Wear) Hayman. She worked for Michigan Bell Telephone until her retierment after more than 25 years of service. Following retirement she worked as a teacher’s aid at Plainwell High School for about 5 years and she enjoyed visiting and assisting many elderly people in the area.

Surviving are her children, Robert (Joellen) Nyland of Florida, Cheryl Ann Nyland of Grand Rapids, Trish Campbell of Otsego, Walter John Nyland of Tennessee and Sandra Deggs of New Mexico; 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Richard Deggs and Bart Deggs both of Texas. She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Dennis Campbell.

A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, April 13 at 1:00 P.M. at Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego with Celebrant Bill Rose officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego.

Memorial donations may be made to In House Hospice or the Alzheimer’s Association.

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  1. Karin Laws says:

    Trish Sorry to hear about your mother. Will keep you and your family in my prayers. God Bless Karin

  2. Bob & Kathy Stelter says:

    Cheryl: We are so sorry to hear about your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    – Bob & Kathy Stelter

  3. Deb Austin says:

    Cheryl… I know its been a long journey for you and your family. My prayers for peace and comfort are with you. Take care…

  4. Christy & Scott Quintilliano says:

    Cheryl: Sorry about the passing of your mother. We will keep you and your family in our prayers.
    Christy & Scott Quintilliano

  5. Karen & Chuck Piper says:

    So sorry to hear of Virginia’s passing. We will keep you in our prayers.

  6. Laurie A. Tauchus says:

    Cheryl –

    I’m very sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  7. Linda Bradley says:

    Cheryl –
    So sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. No matter how long the journey, it still is a difficult time when we lose a loved one. May you be blessed with the reassurance of knowing that she is in a better place now. I’ll be praying that you and your family will be comforted by knowing she is at peace.
    May God be with you all.
    Linda Bradley

  8. jan (best) ayala-nechvil says:

    Really sad to know your mom passed.I sure remember all the fun times we had doing Moose and Telephone Pioneers.things. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  9. Ken Todd says:

    Trish, I am very sorry to hear about your mom’s passing, I always thought a lot of your mom, She was a very special lady to me. I have a lot of fond memories of her. She always treated me like I was one of her sons., and that meant a lot to me back in the day. My prayers go out to you, Cheryl, Bobby, and Wally, I know where she is right now and she is with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I know this is a difficult time, but knowing she is in a better place walking hand in hand with our savior brings comfort. God Bless you and your family………… Ken

  10. Amy Christensen says:

    I’m sorry for your loss, moms are special. Your family is in my prayers. Now is when it can be tough.. I’m here for you whenever you feel the need to talk. God Bless.

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