Virginia Della Serra


All services will be handled privately by the family.

Obituary of Virginia Della Serra

Virginia Ann Della Serra, age 83, passed away on December 2, 2017 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset, while surrounded by her loving family.  Born on October 17, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Walter F. Schmidt and the late Margaret Ann (McGowan) Schmidt. Growing up in Maplewood, NJ, Virginia has been living in Warren, NJ since 1964. She worked as an Assistant Manager for United Counties Bank in Scotch Plains, NJ. She enjoyed reading, cooking, baking, knitting, and traveling. She also learned to speak Italian.

Virginia was a devoted wife of Ray, her husband of 63 yrs.; a beloved mother of five children: Ray, Mary, Susan, Daniel and Linda; a treasured grandmother of eight grandchildren: Michael, Alysia, Megan, Carla, John, Patrick, Margaret and David.

Virginia dedicated her life to her family. She was known for her quick wit and great sense of humor. As well as being a cherished mother, she was also a great friend to all her children. She had the best smile, gave great hugs and will be missed immensely…

All arrangements will be made privately by the family. 

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