Virginia Pulver age 82 of Crystal Lake, Illinois passed away on May 23, 2021 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 15, 1939 in Wilmette, Illinois to Lyle and Nell Howard. She was married for 49 ½ years to Peter J. Pulver.
Virginia graduated from Northwestern University and worked as a registered nurse for 39 years. Her true enjoyment was her love for her family. Her hobbies included horses, art, and music. She was a Cubs fan. She volunteered for the coast guard and for the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.
Virginia is survived by her children: Vicki Pulver, Patrick (Dawn) Pulver, Nanci (Tony) Thompson; grandchildren: Zachary Pulver-Knowles, Hannah Pulver-Knowles, Brianna Pulver, Carli Pulver, Jennifer Thompson, Michael Herritt; siblings Kay (Steve) Semro, Michael (Nancy) Howard and many nieces and nephews.
Virginia is preceded in death by her husband, Peter. J. Pulver; her parents, Lyle and Nell Howard; and a daughter in infancy, Nancy Jean.
Visitation will be held at the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, Ill on Thursday, May 27, 2021 from 6-8pm. A funeral service will be at the Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 404 N. Green Street, McHenry, IL on Friday, May 28, 2021 at 12:30 pm followed by interment at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Illinois.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory. For information, please call 815-385-2400 or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Virginia on her tribute wall.