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1120 E. Main Street
Vermillion, SD 57069
Phone: 605-624-2829
Fax: 605-624-2931
Virginia Anderson

Virginia "Ginny" Anderson (Cook)

Saturday, August 16th, 1952 - Friday, April 30th, 2021
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Virginia "Ginny" Anderson was born to Lyle & Eileen (Schlagel) Cook on August 16, 1952 and grew up in the Sioux Falls Area.
She had a very loving family including her five sons: Richard "Rick" (Nancy) Getman, Mark Getman, Cregg (Heidi) Getman, James Donahue, and Christopher "Chris" (Jana) Anderson. Her Grandsons Blake Getman, Christian Anderson, Gage Getman, Garrett Getman, Lyric Donahue, August Getman. Granddaughters Brooke Getman and Zoey Anderson.
After two of her boys graduated high school she pursued her higher level eduation at Lake Area Technical Institute in Watertown, SD where she graduated with honors as a Laboratory/Radiology Technician. She began working at Pioneer Memorial Hospital in Viborg, SD in 1992 where she worked up until her untimely death.
She met the love of her life, Ivan Anderson, and they got married May 8, 1993 at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Viborg, SD. They were married 27 years.
Ginny enjoyed many hobbies including riding horse (Barrel Racing), playing cards (Pinochle), sewing, and spending time with friends and family.
She was preceded in death by her parents (Lyle & Eileen) brothers Richard Cook and Lyle "Bo" Cook and very special friends Viki Turbak and Eileen Nelson.
She was happy to have shared her life with her siblings Vernon Cook and Joni (Kevin) Jennings.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 6th, 2021 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, May 6th, 2021 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Hansen Funeral Home
    A prayer service will begin at 7:00PM.
  • Service

    Friday, May 7th, 2021 | 11:00am
    Friday, May 7th, 2021 11:00am
    Calvary Lutheran Church
    225 East Main Street
    IRENE, SD 57037
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    Pastor Mark Ostrem


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Linda Silvey

Posted at 11:28am

I became acquainted with Ginnys friend, Mike. My heart was saddened by the sudden loss. And so my heart went out to all of you
Linda Silvey

Cindy Fuerst

Posted at 12:41pm
My Deepest Sympathy to all

Coleman Natural family

Posted at 11:58am
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time. Please accept my condolences.
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mary beth sik

Posted at 11:10am
So sorry for you loss. I have know Ginny many years as a fellow lab supervisor and we were both part of Clinical Lab Managers group.
GInny was such a great person. Always smiling - she is very much missed.

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