Rev. Bill VanGerpen
Virginia Slama was born on March 18, 1926 in Wagner, South Dakota, to Edward and Hattie (Jiricek) Slama. She attended school through the 8th grade at Ree #1 near Wagner. Virginia married Edward Slama on January 14, 1947 at Wagner Presbyterian Church. Together they farmed seven miles northeast of Tyndall until 1982 when they moved into town.
Virginia was a member of the Tyndall Presbyterian Church. She will be remembered for her love of gardening and flowers.
Virginia is survived by her son Donald Slama, grandson Brian Slama and two great grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by her husband Edward, her parents and her son Wayne.