Virginia Mae Weisenborn, 89, of Ocean Park, Wash., died Thursday, July 13, 2006, in Ilwaco, Wash.

She was born to Roger W. and Eva A. (Baker) DuNann.

Mrs. Weisenborn was raised in Portland, and graduated from Jefferson High School in 1935.

She married Irving Weisenborn Nov. 30, 1935, in Portland. He preceded her in death May 30, 2006. They moved to Ocean Park in 1989. In 2005, they celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary.

Mrs. Weisenborn drove for the Red Cross Motor Corps during World War II. After the war, she established a successful career selling Sarah Coventry products, and at one time was the top producer in the United States.

She was a member of the Ocean Park Lutheran Church, and was very involved in church activities. Family members said she enjoyed knitting, crossword puzzles and walking.

Mrs. Weisenborn is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, George and Jo-Anne Weisenborn of Amboy, Wash., and Ray and Suk Weisenborn of Lancaster, Calif.; two daughters, Carol Weisenborn and her fiance, Ted Wirch, of Ocean Park and Julia Scott and her husband, Curtis "Scotty," of Ridgefield, Wash.; one sister and brother-in-law, Lillian and Virgil Hood of Mesa, Ariz.; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A combined memorial for Virginia and Irving Weisenborn will be held at 6 p.m. Aug. 7 at Ocean Park Lutheran Church, 24002 U Street, in Ocean Park.

Penttila's Chapel by the Sea in Long Beach, Wash., is in charge of the arrangements.

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