Virginia L. Haub
Virginia Louise Duvall Haub, age 97, Palmyra, Ind., passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, June 24, 2021.
She was born 30 minutes before her twin sister to George and Blanche Libka Rudolph on Dec. 4, 1923, in Palmyra. Virginia married Randall Duvall on Nov. 29, 1941; they had four children together and were married for 56 years until his death in 1998. She later married Ward Haub, and they were married for 12 years until his death in 2011.
Virginia worked at the Fine Shirt Factory and then later retired from ICI in Charlestown, Ind. Virginia was quick witted, and you never had to wonder what she was thinking because she would always tell you. She enjoyed crocheting and spending time with her family. Virginia was a member of the Palmyra United Methodist Church. In 2015, Virginia and her sister, Verna Emerson, were recognized as the oldest living twins in Harrison County.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Randall Duvall and Ward Haub; one daughter, Beverly Conrad; four brothers, Norris, Earl, Arvile and Alan Rudolph; four sisters, Verna Emerson, Frances Stinnett, Eula Rudolph and Georgia Eveslage; and a half brother, Raymond Libka.
She is survived by her son, Jeffrey Duvall; two daughters, Connie Lopp and Patty Duvall; nine grandchildren, Chuck Conrad, Ann Applegate, Joy Bruner, Randa Korte, Mike Brown (Pam), Jennifer Duvall (Kriss Phillips), Jeffica Washnock (Chris), Angel Priddy and Heather Hoefler (Gary); 19 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Melvin Rudolph; and two sisters, Darlene Lang (Larry) and Carol Smith.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, from 2 to 8 p.m. and again on Wednesday, June 30, at 11 a.m. until time of service.
Interment will be at the Palmyra Cemetery in Palmyra.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Virginia’s honor to Hosparus Health of Southern Indiana, 502 Hausfeldt Lane, New Albany, IN 47150 or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38102.