Virginia (Ruell) Carver died July 6, 2015 at the age of 58. She was born Nov. 6, 1957 in Fresno to George and Thesalee (Mecchi) Ruell.
An Ahwahnee resident for more than two decades, she worked as a pet groomer, and enjoyed sewing and traveling.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her son, Michael Espe and spouse Alison of Coarsegold, daughters Rebecca and Jessica Lesmiester of Las Vegas, siblings Paul and Dale, and six grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oct. 4, at the Oakhurst Community Center.