Glenn J. Virga, Sr., formerly of Sandusky, died Saturday October 12, 2019 at The Pines of Machias at the age of 72.
He was born July 27, 1947 in Niagara Falls, New York a son of the late Santo and Maxine (nee Henneman) Virga. He was a graduate of LaSalle High School in Niagara Falls and received an Associates Degree in Agriculture from Alfred-Morris. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War.
He was a member of the Central Baptist Church in Yorkshire and Freedom Baptist Church. He owned and operated a dairy farm and was the Manager for 16 years of Valu Home Center in Olean. He enjoyed hiking and being outdoors.
His wife - Sally A. (nee Tirabassi) Virga whom he married February 15, 1969 in Niagara Falls, died January 23, 2016.
He is survived by his children - Glenn Jr. (Mary) Virga of Erie, PA, Scott (Sheri) Virga of Chaffee, Dawn (Andrew) Kless of Lime Lake, David (Joelle) Virga of Freedom; nine grandchildren - Brittney, Jacob, Jadon, and Dakota Virga, Ashley and Delaney Kless, Isabell, Jack and Hudson Virga; a sister - Virginia Caseman of St. George, UT; a nephew - Todd Bailey and a niece - Brooke Hodge.
There are no calling hours. Funeral services will be held Saturday October 26, 2019 at 11 am in Central Baptist Church, 12045 Old Olean Rd., Yorkshire, 14173 with a luncheon to follow. Burial will be in Siloam Cemetery, Freedom.
Memorials may be made to Buffalo/Niagara Honor Flight, PO Box 426, Clarence, 14031 or www.buffaloniagarahonorflight.org.