LoBretto-Leins, Virginia 4/30/1929 - 11/5/2016 Kalamazoo Viginia Leins (LoBretto) (Ferris), age 87 passed away on November 5, 2016 at Rose Arbor in Kalamazoo. She was born in Allegan, MI, on April 30, 1929 the daughter of the late Karl and Sara (Hammer) Ferris. She was the mother of five children, Linda, James, Frances, Tony and Timothy LoBretto. Virginia was a founding member of the Ravine Road Baptist church in Alamo. She worked at General Electric and Parker Hannifin. She loved to travel and made many trips throughout the U.S., including Hawaii and also to Canada. With her late husband Ned Leins she produced crafts sold at flea markets and craft sales throughout Michigan. She will be remembered by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as her extended family and friends. The LoBretto family would like to thank the staff of Sojourner Place and Rose Arbor who provided care and friendship to their mother in her final years. As per her wishes a private service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be given to Rose Arbor Hospice, c/o of the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.