Virginia M. Hansen-Teslow, 95, of Rockford, IL passed away Monday, February 26,2018. Virginia was born February 25, 1923 in Capron, IL the daughter of Duett and Nettie (Erbentraut) Robinson. She Married Harvey A. Hansen on April 4, 1942 who preceded her in death on February 9, 1991. Later in life she would marry Virgil D. Teslow on January 24, 1998. Virginia attended the County One Room Beaverton School District 32 and would go on to graduate from Capron High School in 1939. She completed courses given by the Grain Marketing Institute of Chicago as well as graduated from Northwestern University. In 1969 Virginia was the second women accepted on the Chicago Board of Trade. Virginia was passionate about dogs, playing golf and gardening.
Virginia is survived by her husband, Virgil; brother, Roy Robinson as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, former husband, Harvey A. Hansen; siblings, Etta Rodie, Donald Robinson, George Robinson, Fay Robinson, Burton Robinson and Wayne Robinson.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday March 10, 2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Monty Fox officiating. A visitation will be held from 9:00 am till 10:45 prior to service. Burial in Highland Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Immanuel comfort dog ministry, 1045 Belvidere Rd, Belvidere, IL 61008 or Guiding Eyes for the Blind, 611 Granite Springs Rd. Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com