Virginia Work, 94, passed away at home with her family by her side June 22, 2018. Born in Corinna to the late Jeremiah and Ruby Sullivan, she grew up in Jackson. Virginia was recognized as a hard worker her whole life and was well-known for her cooking and especially her delicious molasses cookies.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband Floyd C. Work, who passed away in 1993; her son Alan Work; and her siblings, John Sullivan, Thomas Sullivan, Jeremiah Sullivan Jr., Marion Paradis and Ruby Stultz.

Surviving are her loving children, Cecil Work and his wife Catherine, John Work and his wife Jennifer, and Linda McGraw and her husband Roger; her grandchildren, Mona, Roger Jr., Jason, Ashley, Candace Vannessa and Zachary; her great-grandchildren, Jake, Benjamin and Alan; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends and family may visit at the Work’s residence at 73 Works Road, Jackson, on Saturday, June 30 from 1 to 3 p.m. to celebrate Virginia.  Memories and condolences may be shared at ripostafh.com.