Virginia E. “Ginny” Goubeaux, 88, of Sidney, passed away at 1:55 a.m. Friday, April 6, 2012, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community.
She was born Nov. 7, 1923 in Sidney, the daughter of the late Josephine (Seger) and Andrew Larger. On June 5, 194,7 she married Cecil Goubeaux who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Michael (Joyce) Goubeaux, of Sidney; a son-in-law, William (Lisa) Finkelstein, of Santa Monica, Calif.; a brother, Carl (Helen) Larger, of Wapakoneta; and four grandsons, Brian (Alana)Goubeaux, Matthew Goubeaux, David (Brie) Goubeaux, and Christopher Goubeaux.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Suzanne Finkelstein; two sisters, Mildred Geise, and Verna Geise; and a brother, Adrian Larger.
She was a graduate of Perry Township High School. She worked for Monarch Machine, Reeds Jewelry Shop, and Heinfeld Insurance for several years.
Ginny was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, the Holy Angels Altar Rosary Society, the Senior Center, and the Sidney Elks Lodge.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Angels Catholic Church, with the Rev. Daniel Schmitmeyer officiating.
In keeping with Mrs. Goubeaux’s wishes, her body will be cremated following the Mass. Interment will be at Graceland Cemetery in Sidney at a later date.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Cromes Funeral Home & Crematory in Sidney.
Contributions may be given to the Holy Angels Restoration Fund.