MIDDLEBURY — Virginia M. Shahan, 91, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the home of her daughter in Leicester.
She was born in Kirksville, Mo., on Jan. 12, 1921. She was the daughter of Owen and Irene (Ford) James. She received a scholarship from Kirksville State Teachers College, where she earned her teacher’s certificate and taught for several years before moving to Middlebury in 1958.
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