Virginia Emily Casey
Virginia Emily Casey, passed away peacefully Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews,NB. on Friday December 18, 2020.
Born in St. Stephen, NB. on December 23, 1931, daughter of the late Millidge Hanson & Margaret (Groom) Hanson.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of 42 years, Edward Leo Casey of St. Andrews NB. & Woodland ME. She is survived by her son Charles, his wife Heather Casey and her grandson Dallas Casey, all of Saint John, NB.
A lifelong resident of St. Andrews NB., Virginia had a long and well established career as a beautician. She started her career in beauty service at age 18 by providing manicure services at The Algonquin Hotel. For many years she ran the Commodore Beauty Salon and Virginia’s Place, both in St. Andrews. She continued working as a hairdresser until the age of 87 and only stopped due to health complications. She enjoyed her time chatting with friends at the salons and local restaurants. She loved to shop and was known for her fashion sense.
An interment will be held in the spring of 2021 where she will be buried with her parents in Bocabec United Church Cemetery, Bocabec, NB.
For those who wish, donations in memory of Virginia may be made to the Passamaquoddy Lodge or a charity of one’s choice.
Condolences to the family may be sent online to www.mehanfuneralhome.ca
The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main St., St. Stephen, NB in care of arrangements.