Virginia Lee Neal (nee Dew), 71, of Wildwood, Florida, passed away Thursday, December 5, 2013, at Fairview Hospital, following a short illness. She was born in Beckley, West Virginia and had been a resident of Wildwood for the past 17 years, moving from North Ridgeville, where she spent most of her life.
Virginia worked as a hair stylist for the Elyria and Leesburg, Florida JC Penny stores for 27 years, retiring in 2003. She was a member of Harvest Ridge Assembly of God Church in North Ridgeville.
She enjoyed ceramics, flower gardening, reading and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband of 54 years, James G.; daughter, Carrie (Joel) Evans of Bay Village; sons, Clint (Rhonda) Neal of North Ridgeville, Jimmy (Vicky) Neal of Lorain; grandchildren, Joshua Evans, Jennifer Jones, Ashley Jesse; great-granddaughter, Olivia Jesse; sister, Barbara Mackey of Beckley, West Virginia; and brother, Tom Dew of Wildwood, Florida.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clinton and Carrie Dew; and brothers, Howard and Ray Dew.
Friends may call Sunday, December 8, 2013, from 3 P.M., until the time of Memorial Service at 4 P.M., at Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. Reverend Kevin Crow will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106.