Virginia Putnam, 96

Virginia “Chirp” Kay Nelson Putnam died peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, at her home in Auburn, CA, with her nephew Robert Nelson by her side.  She was 96 years old. 

Services will be at Lassila Funeral Chapel, 551 Grass Valley, Auburn, CA, Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022 at 2 p.m.

She was born Feb. 12, 1925, the fifth child to John and Elvina Nelson in Dassel.

She was preceded in death by husband, Eugene Putnam. 

A special thank you to her caregivers, Robert Nelson and Carol Anglin, for all the love and care they provided her over the years.

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