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Virginia Lee Reichart

March 12, 1917 - April 10, 2018

ASHEVILLE, NC- Virginia Lee Reichart, died April 10, 2018 in Asheville, North Carolina at the age of 101.

Virginia was born in Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana on March 12, 1917, to Aaron J. Aubrey and Edith Gough Cowley. She grew up on the family farm on East Centennial with her parents and brothers John and Richar…READ MORE

ASHEVILLE, NC- Virginia Lee Reichart, died April 10, 2018 in Asheville, North Carolina at the age of 101.

Virginia was born in Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana on March 12, 1917, to Aaron J. Aubrey and Edith Gough Cowley. She grew up on the family farm on East Centennial with her parents and brothers John and Richard. After attending Selma Elementary, she graduated from Muncie Central High School in 1935.

Virginia married Samuel Lyons in 1936 and that union produced two daughters, Patricia and Melinda. Later she gained two stepchildren, Thomas and Dana with her marriage to William Reichart.

Mrs. Reichart was a partner in Fisher Givens Real Estate Company and active in the First Presbyterian Church, Muncie Symphony, Tri-Kappa and Minnetrista Cultural Center.

Survivors include her four children, Patricia Weir and Melinda Douglass (husband Richard), Thomas Reichart, and Dana Reichart Brown; six grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, April 21, 2018, at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel, with Pastor Carrie Jo Miller officiating.  Private Graveside services will be held at Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Selma.

Visitation will be from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm, Saturday April 21, 2018, at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the First Presbyterian Church, 1400 W. Riverside Ave, Muncie, IN 47303, or to The Village Foundation Inc. c/o Westminster Village 5801 W. Bethel Ave, Muncie IN 47304.

The family wishes to extend special thanks to the caring and loving staff at Westminster Village Muncie and Stone Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation in Asheville and to the many friendships she made while in their care.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm


Cemetery Information

Mt. Tabor Cemetery

Address:

Muncie, IN


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