Virginia K. Runion

Bethalto | Sunday, June 5 2011

Virginia K. Runion, 76, passed away at 9:30 pm Sunday, June 5, 2011 at her home, under the care of St. Anthony’s Hospice. 

She was born on December 22, 1934 in Van Buren, AR, the daughter of Earnest Lee and Myrtle (Rush) Cameron. 

She married Dallas E. Runion on June 9, 1953 in Van Buren, AR.  He passed away August 8, 1990. 

She is survived by three children and their spouses, Genie K. and Bill Gibbs of Johnston City, IL, Tiffany Brotheridge of Cumming, GA and Jeffrey L. Runion and Kimberly Chappell of Bethalto; two grandchildren, Jeannie Melisa Gibbs and Karie Marie Cranford; three great grandchildren; seven sisters and two brothers.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two sisters and two brothers.

Per her request cremation rites were accorded. 

Memorials may be made to the 5 A’s Animal Shelter.

Online condolences and guestbook may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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