Virginia Ann Stover

Virginia Ann Stover, 94, passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at Klein Center in West Burlington. Memorial Services will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services of Mediapolis.  Burial will follow at Kossuth Cemetery.  There will be no visitation.  Memorials have been established for the Mediapolis Public Library and the staff of Klein Center.   Online condolences may be left at

Virginia Ann Laubach was born on October 3, 1927 in Okeene, Oklahoma, the daughter of Otto and Lillie (Eberhart) Laubach.  Virginia was a 1945 graduate of Okeene High School and a 1949 graduate of St. Anthony’s School of Nursing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  On September 24, 1949, Virginia was united in marriage to Ralph Lee Stover in Okeene.  Virginia was a lifelong nurse, working as supervisor of the Burlington Medical Center Surgical Unit.  Virginia was a member of the Mediapolis Presbyterian Church, T.T.T, the retired nurses association, American Legion Auxiliary and book club at the Mediapolis Library. She was a volunteer for Great River Hospice.   Virginia enjoyed horseback riding, mowing grass, gardening, playing bridge and all sports.  In her retirement years Virginia enjoyed traveling with her husband, Ralph.   Her greatest love and enjoyment was being with her family and especially watching her grandchildren’s sporting activities.

Virginia will be deeply missed by her children, Ronald (Joyce) Stover of Mediapolis, Sherri (Richard) Becker of Wever and Donald (Deb) Stover of Rogersville, Missouri; grandchildren, Justin, Nathan, Stacy, Kaci, Ross, Shawna, Jared, Elizabeth and Emily; 23 great-grandchildren; one brother, David (Connie) Laubach of Arlington, Tennessee, and multiple beloved nieces and nephews.

Virginia was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ralph on April 12, 2000 and one brother, Robert Laubach.