Virginia P. Shlemmer
1937 - 2014
September 27, 1937
November 12, 2014
All Souls Cemetery and Mortuary - Long Beach
4400 Cherry Ave
Long Beach, CA 90807
A loving wife, mother & grandmother passed away on November 12th after suffering for over five years with Parkinson's Disease. She was born in Bedford, VA, raised by her Grandparents and attended Mary Washington College. Her first Husband, Major William J. Walker, was a Marine Corps Pilot killed in action in Vietnam. She spent 42 wonderful years with her current husband, David, with whom she ran a successful business & was involved in many charities.
She is survived by her loving husband, David & seven children: Julie (Lance), Brooks (Renata), Craig (Leesa), Susan (Howard), Pam (David), Rick (Peggy) & Peter. She leaves her legacy on this earth through her 11 grandchildren: Justin (Liz), Emily, Paige, Scott, Max, Will, Sarah, Jake, Zack, Devin & Madison. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, November 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. at All Souls Mortuary, 4400 Cherry Ave., Long Beach, CA 90807. Interment to immediately follow at All Souls Cemetery, Long Beach, CA. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Mary's Medical Center Foundation, 1050 Linden Ave. Long Beach, CA 90813. To send the family a message, please visit the website at
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Published by Gazette Newspapers from Nov. 20 to Nov. 27, 2014.
Mass of Christian Burial
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4400 Cherry Ave, Long Beach, CA 90807
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my deepest sincere condolences on you loss 1 peter 5:6,7
September 26, 2018
Condolences to the Shlemmer family. May God grant you peace during your time of grief. Rm. 15:33
January 10, 2018
With deepest sympathy, may the power of prayer ease your sorrow, give you peace and provide much comfort for you and your family during this difficult time. (Matthew 21:22)
D. Wilmington-California
January 12, 2017
Dave, Julie, Brooks and Craig, sorry to hear of aunt Jenny's passing. You all are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult period in life.
- The Florida Walker's; Ben, Michelle, David, Amanda and Rebecca
Ben Walker
November 21, 2014
Dave, So sorry that you lost your dear wife. Tyler and I will see you at the Friday Mass.
Earl and Tyler Mehl
November 20, 2014
Dave and Shlemmer family, We know you will all miss her so we grieve with you. We also have the thought that she is finally at peace. Good thoughts and memories are so wonderful at this time. Our prayers are and will be with the whole family. Martha and Bob Fronke
November 19, 2014
Dear Dave,
I'm sorry to hear about the passing of Jenny. I want you to know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Deborah Bohnlein
November 19, 2014
Dear Dave,
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers as you grieve the loss of Virginia. May God comfort you.
Sister Margaret Bulmer, CCVI
Foundation Board Member
Houston, Texas
November 19, 2014
Dave, We were saddened to hear of Ginny's passing. On behalf of the Martin and Loretta Day Family siblings. Our hearts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless you and comfort you, Love, Theresa (Teri) Landers
Theresa (Teri) Landers
November 17, 2014
Dear Dave, Julie, Craig, Brooks and family: We are truly sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May she rest in peace.
Layne & Jay
November 17, 2014
David, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. I have so many fond memories from the WGC days.
Nadine Schuler
November 17, 2014
Dave. Our prayers are with you and your family this week. We have many fond memories of you and Ginny. Sorry we can't be with you on Friday.
Randy and Barbara Stricklin (Newcastle, CA)
November 17, 2014
So very sorry, David, to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you and am sure your family will help see you through this difficult time. Sincerely, Gloria Churchill
November 16, 2014
My thoughts and prayers are with all of Virginia's family. We remember her here in Bedford from school days as one of our sharpest classmates. And I see from her photo the smile has never faded.
Betsy Stewartson, Bedford VA
November 16, 2014
Dave. My condolences to you and your family in this time of loss.
You have been like family since I came to Long Beach and your sorrow is felt by everyone at Maverick.
Deepest sympathies.
John Schneiter
November 13, 2014