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Virginia Lee Cahoj

Bolivar - Virginia Lee Cahoj, age 91, of Bolivar, MO, passed away January 24, 2022. She was born November 17, 1930 in Humboldt, Kansas to James George Gilliland and Martha Ida Susan (Manly) Gilliland. She married Edward J. Cahoj on February 18, 1972.
Virginia enjoyed painting, sewing and doing various crafts. She loved to bowl, dance, and exercise to Jack Lalanne. Virginia was an avid reader who also journaled. Along with her hobby of raising Persian cats for show, Virginia also worked to earn her Certificate of Interior Design. She was a Brownie, Girl Scout, and Cub Scout Leader, as well as a teacher of Vacation Bible School. She found great joy in planning family trips and new adventures. Virginia was a believer and collector of Angels, and her faith was deep.
Virginia is preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Ed; her parents; two brothers, Bill and Richard; two sisters, Maggie Lou, and Betty Jane; her daughter, Sue; infant son, Alan Lee; step-daughter, Yvette; and three granddaughters, Corrina Leah, Tina Sue, and Dorrina Jean.
Virginia leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Joe Dean Christy and wife Jackie, and James Daniel Pollman; daughter, Linda Lou (Pollman) Ricks and husband Steve; step-children, Philip Cahoj and wife Waynita, Marjorie Richardson and husband Larry, Kenneth Cahoj and wife Joyce, Joe Cahoj and wife Terri, Sheila (Cahoj) Geist and husband Joe, John Cahoj and wife Michelle, Jim Cahoj and wife Kendal, Niceta (Cahoj) Farber and husband Randy, Edward Cahoj, and Janelle Cahoj; and an abundance of grandchildren, great and great great grandchildren.
A prayer service will take place on Friday, January 28, 2022 at 7:15 PM with a visitation to follow from 7:30 to 8:30 PM at Pitts Chapel in Bolivar, MO. A graveside service will be held January 29, 2022 at 10:30 AM at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Cemetery. (State Hwy U Bolivar, MO 65613)
Online condolences may be made at www.greenlawnfuneralhome.com . Services entrusted to Pitts Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Bolivar, MO.


Greenlawn Funeral Home Bolivar
Greenlawn Funeral Home Bolivar
316 E. Broadway Street
Bolivar, MO 65613
(417) 326-5211
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