Obituary: Virginia Ann Phelan

Aug. 8, 1939 – Sept. 16, 2019 

Virginia Ann Phelan, 80, of Sister Bay, died suddenly at her home.

Virginia’s life will be honored with a mass of Christian burial celebrated at 10:30 am on Monday, Sept. 23, at Stella Maris Parish in Sister Bay, with Fr. Thomas Farrell as celebrant. Virginia will be laid to rest in St. Rosalia Cemetery beside her husband, James.

Visitation will be held at the church on Sunday, Sept. 22, from 4 pm until a time of sharing stories and memories at 7 pm. Visitation will continue at the church on Monday, 9-10:15 am.

Memorials may be given in Virginia’s name to the Door County Library.

A complete life-story obituary will be available soon.

Casperson Funeral Home in Sister Bay is assisting the Phelan family. Expressions of sympathy, memories and photos of Virginia can be shared through her tribute page at

Donations may be made to:

Door County Library
107 S. 4th Ave., Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Tel: 920-743-6578

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