Virgil Lee Toavs
December 28, 2022
Virgil Lee Toavs, 85, passed away at his home in Apache Junction, Ariz., Friday, Dec. 23, 2022.
Cremation has taken place with memorial services to be scheduled at a later date.
He was born Dec. 1, 1937, to Robert and Avis Toavs in Wolf Point, Mont. After high school he spent four years in the Navy.
Upon retirement he pursued the art of woodworking, sculpting many beautiful and useful pieces. He shared the skill by teaching others including grandchildren.
One grandson, Thomas Miller, preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Marlene Boysun; three children, Terrance Toavs, Sheila Miller and Stacy Albus; six grandchildren, Trevor Toavs, Hannah Toavs, Kaitlyn Miller, Aiden Albus, Walker Albus and Cooper Albus.