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Obituaries

Virginia L. Brall

ROCK FALLS – Virginia L. Brall, 83, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan in Prophetstown.

Virginia was born Oct. 24, 1930, in Rock Island, the daughter of Roy M. and Mildred P. (Perkins) Smith. She married Charles Brall on April 12, 1947, in Cambridge. 

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Charles Lee (Brenda) Brall of Tampico and Jerry Raymond (Karen) Brall of Milledgeville; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Marjorie Kovicik, Maxine Collins, and Cora Dahl; one daughter, Joy Umbower; and one brother, William Smith. 

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday and the memorial service at 2 p.m. Saturday at New Life in Christ Assemblies of God in Sterling, with the Rev. William Cherry, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at a later date at Rock Island Arsenal in Rock Island. Schilling Funeral Home in Sterling is handling arrangements.

A memorial has been established to Hospice of the Rock River Valley.

Visit schillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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