Virgil William Beuning, 87, of Keystone Heights, Florida, passed from this life on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following a brief illness. He was a native of Freeport and lived in Keystone Heights for the past 10 years, coming from Fairbanks, Alaska. 

He was the owner and operator of a transport company for many years and was of the Catholic faith. 

Virgil is preceded in death by his parents, George and Ida Beuning, and sister Rosemary.

He is survived by his wife, Mildred Beuning; children Brian, Charles (Bonnie), David (Joyce Anne), Gary, Dale (MaryJo), Cheryl (Sean) and Lisa; siblings Edward (Virginia), Clara, Walter (Loura), Art (Peggy), Leo and Carol; grandchildren Summer, Skye, Logan, Cassandra, Jason, Courtney, Chris, Mason, Dakota and Zachary; and 10 great-grandchildren. 

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at  or the Alzheimer’s Association at 

Burial will take place at St. Mary’s Cemetery in Melrose.

Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Virgil’s Book of Memories page at .

Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Interlachen, Florida.