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Virginia Ulm, 98

Virginia Anita Ulm died Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Bethany Home in Alexandria at the age of 98 years old.

Virginia was born March 22, 1915 in Mason City, Iowa, the daughter of Louis and Elsie Buirge. She had been a resident of Alexandria since 1943 and worked at the Alex State Bank for a number of years as secretary to George Buscher. She was a longtime member of the Eastern Star and a lifetime member of the United Methodist Church. Virginia was president of WSCS, she sang in the church choir, sang solo, taught Sunday school and organized a childrens choir.

She is survived by her loving son, Donald Ulm of Minneapolis; extended family, James and Charlene Mayer; and many dear and close friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Ted.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, September 24 at United Methodist Church in Alexandria with the Rev. Jeff Hansen officiating. Gale Maxwell was the organist. Interment was at Kinkead Cemetery.

Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria;