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Virginia Cloud

Virginia Cloud

July 7, 1928-June 6, 2014

Former Ponsford resident Virginia M. Cloud, 85, of Bagley, died Friday, June 6, 2014 at Garden Place in Bagley.

Funeral services will be 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 11 at the Roseville Memorial Chapel, at the intersection of Highway 36 and Hamline Avenue in Roseville. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home on Wednesday.

Interment will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Virginia Magdeline Cloud was born to John and Mary (King) Burnette on July 7, 1928 in Ponsford. She was raised by her aunt and uncle, Kathy and Tom Burnette and attended St. Benedict's Mission School in White Earth.

Virginia was united in marriage to Harvey Cloud in 1946 in Cass Lake. They lived in Cass Lake prior to moving to Oakland, Calif. In 1974 they moved to St. Paul, where Virginia worked as a seamstress. Harvey died in 1983.

Virginia continued to make her home in St. Paul until moving to Bagley in 1985. She enjoyed time with her grandchildren, going to the casino, working crossword and word search puzzles.

Survivors include two daughters, Tine (Robert Stevens) Cloud of Bagley and Allison (Greg) Christopherson of St. Paul; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie and two sons, Robert and John.

David-Donehower Funeral Home ( in Detroit Lakes is serving the family.