Virginia Louise Field

Jan. 19, 1920 March 21, 2010

Our dear mother died Sunday, March 21, 2010, at home. Virginia Louise Robb was born Jan. 19, 1920, to James and Mildred (nee Hartman) Robb in Waukesha. She grew up in the historic Chandler Home on College Avenue. She attended Ward Belmont College in Nashville, Tenn., and later graduated from Carroll College in 1942 in social work. After college, she attended Downer Business School and worked for an investment company in Milwaukee during the war. Virginia Robb married Samuel Martin Field Jr. on March 9, 1946, and they had four children.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Field, and a daughter, Linda Field.

She is survived by her two sons, Samuel Field and Thomas (Jean) Field of Bronson, Fla., and her daughter; Susan Hinson (Willie) of Ingleside on the Bay, Texas.

We wish to thank our special friends, Grace Valerio, Chris Elea, Robert Varga; nephew, Jeff Zahn; and adopted son, Willie Jackson, for their help at this painful time.

In lieu of flowers, donations to any no-kill animal shelter or Last Chance Pet Rescue, P.O. Box 1226, Gregory, TX 78359, would be appreciated.

Services are under the direction of Maxwell P. Dunne Funeral Service Inc.,1222 Morgan Ave., Corpus Christi, TX 78404. For more information, call 361-884-2411 or visit online at