Alvinia Holzbach Michalec peacefully went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 18, 2021 at Bon Secours Community Hospice House while surrounded by her loving family.
Alvinia was born on October 17, 1938, in Richmond, Virginia to Alfred and Frances Holzbach. She met Milton Michalec at church and they were married from June 29, 1957 until Milton’s death on July 19, 2017. Alvinia served faithfully and with efficiency in the medical office of the Foreign Mission Board (International Mission Board) on Monument Avenue, for a number of years.
Alvinia is survived by her four children with Milton, Rebecca Hafner of Houston, Texas, and Charles Michalec, Cynthia Green and Martha Williams, all of Richmond, Virginia. She is also survived by her son-in-law, Louis Williams; and grandchildren, Nathaniel Hafner and Madison Michalec. She is further survived by her sister, Patricia Holzbach; brother and sister-in-law, Alfred and Jo Holzbach, all of Oregon; along with many nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
The family would like to thank the staff of Our Lady of Hope Health Center for lovingly caring for our mother for the past several years. We would also like to thank Bon Secours Community Hospice House for their compassion and assistance during Mom’s last days.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made to Our Lady of Hope Health Center, 13700 North Gayton Road, Henrico, Virginia 23233, and Bon Secours Community Hospice House, 1133 Old Bon Air Road, Richmond, Virginia 23235.