Oct. 20, 1921 - March 20, 2013
Virgil H. Eggers, 91, of Clinton and formerly of DeWitt and Teeds Grove, passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Prairie Hills, Clinton. Services will be held at a later date. The Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory assisted the family with arrangements.
Virgil was born October 20, 1921, in Teeds Grove, Iowa, the son of Albert and Agnes (Hass) Eggers. He married Arlene Thomsen on June 13, 1944, in Del Rio, TX. Virgil farmed his entire life near Teeds Grove. He and Arlene moved to DeWitt after retiring.
Survivors include his wife, Arlene, of Clinton; son, David (Vickie) Eggers of Teeds Grove, Iowa; three grandchildren, Jason (Buffy) Monahan of Michigan, Christopher (Holly) Monahan of Minneapolis MN, and Frances (Tyler) Owen of Victoria, KS; four great-grandchildren, a niece, a nephew and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Carlyn Monahan and Janet Ryder; and his sister.
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Death date: March 20, 2013