Virginia “Jeanie” Mae Gowin, age 78, of Coleman, Texas, passed away Wednesday evening, January 15, 2014 at Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm, Monday, January 20, 2014 at the Tom G. Walker Memorial Chapel with interment at Coleman City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 – 8 PM on Sunday at Walker Funeral Home.
Virginia “Jeanie” Mae (Wheeler) Gowin, was born on May 5, 1935 in Tijuana, Pennsylvania. Prior to moving to Coleman, Mrs. Gowin lived and worked for many years in PennYa, New York. She had lived the past 20 years in Coleman and was a homemaker and she happily spent many years with her husband, Rudy Villarreal.
Mrs. Virginia Gowin is survived by:
Her husband, Rudy,
Four daughters – Mary Dixon of Coleman
Virginia Tomkins and husband, Mike, of Delta, PA,
Julia Steele and husband, Roy, of Delta, PA
Julida and husband of Delta, PA
Two step-sons, Ricky and Israel Villarreal of Abilene, Texas,
A step-daughter, Lorrie Beal and husband, Bill, of Rochester, NY,
Ten grandchildren, Two step-grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two husbands, Joe Steransky of Delta, PA and Claude Gowin of PennYa, New York and one son.
Arrangements are under the direction of Walker Funeral Home of Coleman.
Friends and family are encouraged to sign the guestbook at tomgwalkerfuneralhome.com.