About

Virginia Garberding, R.N.

Virginia is a PK (Preacher’s Kid), daughter of the late Rev. Martin Lopahs, a Lutheran Minister, and Verona, currently a resident in a skilled nursing facility in Wisconsin. Her mother Verona was the inspiration for her book, Please Get to Know Me.

Virginia lives with her husband of 40+ years, Jerry Garberding and is the mother of Beth (Chris), Karen (Jim) and Melissa (Shin). She is the very proud grandmother of Alyssa, Jared, Evan, Morgan and Verona.

Virginia is the author of, Please Get to Know Me – Aging with Dignity and Relevance, with New York Times best selling author Cecil Murphey. Cecil Murphey is best known for the, 90 Minutes in Heaven series by Don Piper, as well as, Gifted Hands, the Ben Carsons story.

Please Get to Know Me – Aging with Dignity and Relevance, is available at: