Obituary for Myrtle W. Senior

Myrtle W. Senior, 92, of Woodbridge, VA, died on Saturday, March 1, 2014, at her home in Woodbridge. “Myrt”, as she was known by her husband and close friends or “Mimi” as she was known by her grandchildren and many others, was born on March 26, 1921, to Laura May Shaw and Frank Wackenhut. She had lived in Philadelphia, PA, Woodbridge, VA, and Ocala, FL, before moving back to Woodbridge with her husband in the fall of 2009 to be near family. She was a kind, patient, loving soul and will be missed by many.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Charles Senior, and her granddaughter, Lisa Benham. She is survived by three children: Beverly Hutchins of Woodbridge, VA; Chuck Senior (wife, Barbara), of Bishopville, MD; and Cheryl Senior of Waynesville, NC; four grandchildren: Laura May Jennings Weakland, Mark Copney, Jennifer Senior and Stephanie Senior; five great grandchildren: Jerry Harrelson, Dharma Copney, Logan Weakland, Mackenzie Weakland and Jordan Starr; and a lifetime of friends.

The family held a private service on March 2, 2014.