Hilda Virginia Kirwan, 88, a longtime resident of Annapolis, died Saturday of congestive heart failure in New London, Conn.
Funeral services were being held today at Baltimore National Cemetery, 5501 Frederick Ave.
The former Virginia Garner was born in Annapolis and lived there until last year when she moved to Connecticut to live with her daughter, Mary Doresky.
Mrs. Kirwan was the wife of naval Lt. Buford E. Kirwan, who died in 1984.
She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Edgewater, where she was active in the church's senior citizen programs.
L Besides her daughter, survivors include three grandchildren.
The family suggested memorial donations to the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 418, Edgewater 21037.