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Virginia Hazel (Jordan) Kemp

January 1, 1924 ~ January 6, 2018 (age 94)

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SERVICES

Visitation
Friday
January 12, 2018

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Roberts Funeral Home
1058 US 250 N / PO Box 715
Ashland, OH 44805

Funeral Service
Friday
January 12, 2018

2:00 PM
Roberts Funeral Home
1058 US 250 N / PO Box 715
Ashland, OH 44805


Virginia Hazel Kemp, 94, of Ashland, died Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Wesley Ridge, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio.

Virginia was born January 1, 1924 in Ashland, Ohio to Earnest Allsworth and Esther Rachel {Hawk} Jordan.

She married Ralph Kissel in 1943. He died serving his country in WWII. She then married Virgil B. Kemp on August 28, 1948. He died March 22, 1998.

Virginia was a member of the First Church of the Brethren. She volunteered her time at Samaritan Hospital and Hospice of North Central. Virginia was a board member of her condo association, co-chairman of the social committee and chairman of the Ashland County Parkinson support group. After moving to Wesley Ridge Assisted Living in 2009, she became involved in the welcoming committee and volunteered in the ice cream parlor.

Virginia will be deeply missed by her children Kenneth (Donna) Kissel of Sun City, AZ, Claudia Williams of Reynoldsburg and Terrie Hastings of Kennesaw, GA; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; 2 sisters.

Virginia was preceded in death by her husbands, and 5 brothers.

Friends may call Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home-Ashland Chapel, Ashland. Funeral services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Ashland County Memorial Park. Online tributes may be made at www.RobertsFuneralHome.com. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Fairhope Hospice, 282 Sells Rd. Lancaster, Ohio, 43130, Wesley Ridge Assisted Living, 2225 Taylor Park Dr. Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068, and Muscular Dystrophy Association, 222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500 Chicago, Illinois 60606.

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