Cassell, Virginia Claire passed away November 25, 2020 at the age of 92 in Tucson Arizona. Virginia was born in Portland, Oregon on March 30, 1928. She is preceded in death by her parents Edith and Arthur Nikand, her husband Donald Cassell, and her daughter Joni Cassell. She is survived by her loving son Thomas Cassell (Carolyn), Granddaughter Jessica Stea (Daniel). Virginia graduated from The University of Oregon in 1949 with a BS in Education. She was a member of the Tri Delta sorority. Virginia married her college sweetheart Don in 1950. She taught elementary education in Portland for several years prior to the birth of her first child. Virginia and her Husband moved to Sun City West Arizona 27 years ago to enjoy the beautiful sunshine year-round. They enjoyed golfing in Sun City West, Tubac, Palm Springs and Maui. Virginia and her husband loved travel. Their favorite destinations were Maui and Italy. Virginia moved to Sun City Oro Valley in 2013 after the death of her husband to be near her son and daughter-in-law. She made many friends while in Oro Valley. She belonged to two Bridge groups, enjoyed concerts and plays and lunch with her friends. Virginia enjoyed life to the fullest, she was always with a smile on her face. Sadly, Virginia became ill with the Covid Virus, and couldn't overcome it. She will be missed by all that knew her.