Virginia Fritz Gebhart
1917 — 2012
MAGGIE VALLEY — Mrs. Virginia Fritz Gebhart, 95, passed away peacefully at the Maggie Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after a period of declining health. She was the widow of Vincent Gebhart, who died in 1986. Mrs. Gebhart was a native of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, and was a loan officer at the Clearwater Bank, in Florida, until 1976 when she and Vincent moved to Maggie Valley. She was active in the Maggie Valley Women’s Club, a member of the Haywood County Advisory Committee of Adult Care Homes, and a member Peachtree United Methodist Church and the Peachtree UMW. She is survived by a niece-in-law Carol Ferree, of Maggie Valley; a sister Lorraine Ferree; and a great-nephew Kurt L. Ferree, both of Ft. Wayne.
She will be remembered by her devout devotion to her church, her neighborhood and by her faithfulness. She contributed her volunteer services to the Haywood County Advisory Committee of Adult Care Homes, the MedWest Haywood Auxiliary. She lived by her faith and loved her home and neighborhood. Graveside Services will be held at the Lindenwood Cemetery in Ft. Wayne.
Memorial services in Maggie Valley will be held at a later date.
Garrett Funerals and Cremations is honored to be caring for the family. www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com.