Virginia Elaine HAMILTON

February 9, 1919July 27, 2022
Obituary of Virginia Elaine HAMILTON


Bauer Funeral Chapel

Virginia E Hamilton, age 103, passed away peacefully on Wednesday July 27, 2022. She was born February 9", 1919 to Owen and Myrtle Sehorn and grew up on the Sehorn Poultry Farm in Machias WA. She graduated from Snohomish High School in 1937 and later earned a Masters Degree from the University of Washington. She was a Diplomatic Attache to the US Embassy in El Salvador where she married Raual Elas Reyes in 1948 and they had a daughter Julie. She was later married a second time to Lawrence H Hamilton in 1951 and they had a son Michael. Virginia was a kind and caring person. She taught Special Education at Redmond High School until her retirement in 1982. Virginia traveled widely and truly lived life to the fullest. Virginia had an uncanny ability to reach people in a deep and positive way. To know Virginia was to love her. She is survived by daughter Julie and son Michael. Family and friends whose lives Virginia touched are invited to reminisce and celebrate the life that was Virginia Hamilton. There will be a Graveside Service at Machias Community Cemetery 1201 Silva St, Snohomish, WA 98290 on Tuesday August 16th at 2pm. If you are coming to the celebration please wear colorful clothing. Mom LOVED RED!

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