Virginia Costen McCready
November 13, 1923- May 23, 2016
Virginia Costen McCready, 92, of Lusby, Md. went to be with the Lord on May 23, 2016 at Calvert Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Norfolk, VA on November 13, 1923, the daughter of Clyde and Annie Boone Costen.
She graduated from Granby High School and worked at the Norfolk Navy Yard as a key punch operator until meting the man of her dreams at Virginia Beach one day.
She married Vernon McCready of Lusby in 1946. She enjoyed fishing on their boat “Double V”, baking, sewing, making beads, boxes and paper airplanes! She loved reading and studying God’s word and spending time with family and friends, and especially the “Roy’s Lunch Bunch”.
She also was a seamstress and did alterations for many people in Calvert County. She worked for Calvert Sewing Center for 20 years.
Virginia is preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Annie Costen, her brothers, Bill, George, Frank and Richard, and sister Julia Costen Parker. She is survived by her husband Vernon of Lusby, son, Robert A. (Bob) McCready (Nova Little) of Dunkirk, daughter Carol A. Warwick (Bob) of Suffolk Va. Three grandchildren; Margaret (Peggy) Socias (Hector), Michelle Hill (Jay) and Wm. Robert (Robbie) Short. Four great-grandchildren, Jenna, Lauren and Jaime Hill and Miquel Socias. One brother Robert Costen and many nieces and nephews.
Thursday, May 26, 2016