Virgie L. Redding
Virgie L. Redding, 87, died Jan. 19, 2018, in the Via Christi Village, Manhattan. She was born May 28, 1930, in Logan County, the daughter of Anson and Daisy (Cook) McDaniel. She served as a Cub Scout den mother and Girl Scout troop leader. She was a member of the First Christian Church, American Legion Auxiliary No. 207, Rebekah Lodge, the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Polly Ogden Chapter. During her lifetime she sponsored seven people to become United States citizens. On May 15, 1948, she married D.L. (Sonny) Redding in Logan County. He died Nov. 28, 2017. Surviviors include: two sons, Victor Redding, and wife, Tamie, and Vincent Redding and wife, Sandi, both of Randolph; one daughter, Lorri Varela, La Habra, Calif.; three sisters, Melva Rose, Scott City, Roberta Leiker, Bel Aire, and Lucille Barraza, Wichita; and seven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Arlo and Robert McDaniel; one sister, Marjorie McDaniel; one son, Vernon Redding; and two grandchildren. Funeral service was held Jan. 24 at Yorgensen- Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ben Duerfeldt officiating. Interment was held at Valley View Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Virgie’s name to the Girl Scout Service Unit 704, the First Christian Church Capital Campaign Fund or Great Lakes Hospice in care of Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, Ks. 66502. E-condolences may be given to the family at www.ymlfuneralhome.com.