Virginia E. “Jenny” Balsinger

Virginia E. “Jenny” Balsinger, age 75, of West Newton, PA, passed away, Sunday, January 8, 2023 in Mount Macrina Manor.  She was born March 19, 1947 in Smithfield, PA, daughter of the late Charles Newton Balsinger and Lucy Lavina Bates Balsinger.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Charles and Floyd Balsinger and sisters, Edna Balsinger, Rebecca Barber, Blanche Pierce, Marth Lou Collet and Linda Balsinger.


Jenny was a 1965 graduate of Fairchance-Georges High School.  She was a member of Bible Fellowship Community Church.  Jenny worked in the Laundry at Nemacolin Woodlands.


Left to cherish Jenny’s memory are brothers, William Henry Balsinger of Canonsburg and George Balsinger of Smithfield; sisters, Bertha “Lenore” Fitzsimmons of West Newton and Ruth Ann Ward of Oberlin, OH; twenty seven nieces and nephews and twenty four great nieces and nephews.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIES, INC., 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA. where the family and friends will be received on Friday January 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. followed by a service celebrating Virginia’s life at 12:00 p.m. with Pastor Ron Calabro officiating.  Interment will follow in Walnut Hill United Methodist Cemetery.


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