McCready, Virginia Costen
Birth: Tuesday, November 13, 1923 in Norfolk, Virginia
Residence: Lusby, Maryland
Death: Monday, May 23, 2016 at the age of 92
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Virginia Costen McCready, 92, of Lusby, MD went to be with the Lord on May 23, 2016 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. She was born in Norfolk, VA on November 13, 1923, the daughter of Clyde and Annie Boone Costen.
She graduated from Granby High School and worked at the Norfolk Navy Yard as a key punch operator until meeting the man of her dreams at Virginia Beach one day. She married Vernon McCready of Lusby in 1946. She enjoyed fishing on their boat "Double V", baking, sewing, making beads, boxes and paper airplanes! She loved reading and studying God's word and spending time with family and friends, and especially the "Roy's Lunch Bunch". She also was a seamstress and did alterations for many people in Calvert County. She worked for Calvert Sewing Center for 20 years.
Virginia is preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Annie Costen, her brothers, Bill, George, Frank and Richard, and sister Julia Costen Parker. She is survived by her husband Vernon of Lusby, son, Robert A. (Bob) McCready (Nova Little) of Dunkirk, daughter Carol A. Warwick (Bob) of Suffolk Va. Three grandchildren; Margaret (Peggy) Socias (Hector), Michelle Hill (Jay) and Wm. Robert (Robbie) Short. Four great-grandchildren, Jenna, Lauren and Jaime Hill and Miquel Socias. One brother Robert Costen and many nieces and nephews.
Family will receive visitors on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD from 6-8 pm. A funeral service will be held at Calvary Bible Church, 8300 Nursery Rd., Lusby, MD on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 10 am. Should friends desire, contributions may be made in Virginia's memory to the Solomons Volunteer Rescue Squad & Fire Department, 13150 H. G. Trueman Rd., P. O. Box 189, Solomons, MD 20688 or on line at http://www.svrsfd.org. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.