Virginia B. Machovec, a retired city public school cafeteria cashier and longtime hospital volunteer, died Wednesday of
The daughter of a
In 1947, she married Lawrence J. Machovec Sr., a highly decorated
For more than 20 years until retiring in the late 1970s, Mrs. Machovec was the cafeteria cashier at Patterson High School.
She also volunteered for more than 20 years at what is now
Mrs. Machovec later joined patient relations, where she worked with doctors and patients and their families, said her son, Lawrence J. Machovec Jr. of Pasadena, who is facilities support manager at The Baltimore Sun.
The 60-year Bayview community resident enjoyed gardening, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Mrs. Machovec was an active communicant of Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, 6400 E.
In addition to her son, Mrs. Machovec is survived by a granddaughter and a great-granddaughter.