RENO, Nev.

Virginia Dale Hopkins

Jan. 31, 1919 - Jan. 19, 2008

Virginia Dale Hopkins passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Manor Care Nursing Facility. Virginia was born to John and Mary Beaster on Jan. 31, 1919, in Waukesha.

She attended Carol College and moved to Reno in 1940 and was employed in the gaming industry. She retired from Harrah’s in 1991 after 27 years. Virginia enjoyed bowling and collected many trophies and awards over the years. Her passion was gardening and she loved her tomatoes.

Virginia is survived by her son, Jeff (Jodi); grandchildren, Bradley, Angela, Ryan and Derek, all of Reno; and sister, Carol Neu of North Prairie.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Mary Beaster; brothers, Jerry, Richard, Robert and Bruce Beaster; and sisters, Marion Hall, Frances Novak and Betty Lewonoosky, all of Wisconsin.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. funeral service Thursday, Jan. 24, at Walton’s Sierra Chapel, 875 W. Second St., Reno. Interment will be held at Mount View Cemetery.

Walton Funeral Home, (775) 323-7189, is serving the family.