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Virginia C. Wiersma

October 21, 1945 — January 2, 2024

Virginia C. “Ginny” Wiersma, 78, formerly of Phoebe Nursing Home, Allentown and Lutheran Manor – Bethlehem, passed away, Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She is the wife of the late David L. Wiersma who died in 2009. Ginny was born in Easton on October 21, 1945 to the late William H. Hertzog & Mae L. (Schweitzer) Groller. She was a 1963 graduate of Nazareth High School and attended N.C.C. She worked as a department clerk at the former Laneco – Nazareth. She was a member of Schoeneck Moravian Church – Nazareth. She enjoyed needlework, especially crocheting.


Son: Eric S. Weist and his wife Linda of Bethlehem and sister: Etta C. Segan and her husband Richard of Nazareth and nephews: Scott, Kyle & Todd.


A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 5, 2024 at the GEORGE G. BENSING FUNERAL HOME, LLC - 2165 Community Drive- Bath, PA 18014. The interment will conclude services at Holy Family Cemetery – Nazareth. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at:


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be offered to the American Heart Association - 4250 Crums Mill Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17112.

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