Virginia ‘Ginny’ Fiacco

Virginia “Ginny” Fiacco, Derby, Kan., 70, lost her battle with aplastic anemia, passing away peacefully at her home with her two daughters and other family members by her side on June 26.

Ginny was born in Altoona. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul.

She is survived by two daughters: Regina of Newport, Ore., and Serena of Seattle, Wash.; a brother, Glenn Craig of Crossville, Tenn.; and three grandchildren.

A celebration of life service will be held Aug. 16, 2014, at Woodlawn United Methodist Church, Derby. Details will be released at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be donated to Woodlawn United Methodist Church, 431 S Woodlawn, Derby, KS 67037; or to the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, AA&MDSIF, 100 Park Ave., Ste. 108, Rockville, MD 20850, (

Arrangements are by Smith Family Mortuaries, Mulvane, Kan.