Celebrity Obituaries

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Geraldine E. Noble-Martocci

April 1, 1957 - February 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Martha Berkshire Peterson

December 16, 1926 - February 17, 2017

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Pauline Kim Thi Duong

November 7, 1967 - February 16, 2017

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Harley Munroe McClees

March 11, 1922 - February 16, 2017

The Legacy-PatriarchAlmost 95 Years of LivingWe are saying goodbye to Harley (Mac) who was a son, father, brother, uncle and affectionately known as Pop Pop by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His beloved wife Dorothy and his first wife Dolores, the mother of his children, are both deceased as well as his parents, Ellis M. and Ada I. McClees. He had two daughters: Dolores (Laurie)...
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Emma J. WEAVER

July 13, 1926 - February 15, 2017

Emma Josephine Weaver (née Sims) died peacefully at home in Alexandria, Virginia, on February 15, at the age of 90.Born on July 13, 1926, in Atlanta Georgia, Jo was the daughter of Howard Brooks Sims, Sr., and Loy Sims (née Connell) and the beloved wife of the late Vonda Weaver. She is survived by her brother, Howard Brooks Sims, Jr.; four sons, Robert Weaver, Christopher Weaver,...
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Patricia Mae Staats

August 3, 1938 - February 15, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Donald C. Stiles

February 11, 1956 - February 15, 2017

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James Thompson

January 26, 1941 - February 15, 2017

James Thompson was born in Spartanburg, S.C. on January 26, 1941 to Willie Boyce Trapp of Asheville, N.C. and Caroline Trapp of Union, S.C. He departed this life February 15, 2017 in Annandale, VA. James attended public school of Spartanburg, S.C. At an early age he joined Macedonia Baptist Church and was baptized by Reverend W. L. Wilson. He was a devoted son, brother, and father. Forever...
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Cirk Arnold Dorland

March 27, 1928 - February 14, 2017

Of Annandale, on February 14, at the age of 88.Beloved husband of Margaret Dorland; father of Les (Pam), Steve, and Sherrie (Monte); grandfather of 7 and great-grandfather of 2. Friends welcome on Wednesday, February 22 from 2-4, 6-8 pm at Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, February 23 at 10 am at St. Michael Catholic Church, Annandale....
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Jane Gloria McNerney

May 5, 1927 - February 14, 2017

On February 14, 2017, Jane McNerney, age 89, of Springfield, Virginia, passed away peacefully in the presence of family as a result of complications related to heart disease. Jane, affectionately known to many as "Nina", was born on May 5, 1927 in Albany, New York and raised in Binghamton, New York. She married the love of her life, Martin A. McNerney, also of Binghamton, and they had three...
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Nelida Trujillo Pearson

June 11, 1925 - February 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Mark Charles West

April 18, 1955 - February 8, 2017

In Memory ofMark Charles WestApril 18, 1955 - February 8, 2017Obituary Mark Charles West (April 18, 1955 - February 8, 2017) Mark West of Alexandria, VA, born April 18, 1955, and passed away on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. He is the beloved son of Nellie and Benjamin Victor West, precious older brother of Debra Kings of Owings Mills, MD and Sandy Klingenstein of New Bern, NC, and quirky Uncle to...
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John Charles Hagan

July 29, 1933 - February 6, 2017

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Douglas B.K. Ding

November 28, 1933 - February 1, 2017

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Sook Tae Cho

March 31, 1927 - January 31, 2017

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Kevin Joseph Kisska

February 14, 1979 - January 28, 2017

Kevin Joseph Kisska (February 14, 1979 - January 28, 2017)Kevin Kisska of Falls Church, VA, born February 14, 1979, passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017. He is the precious son of Stephen and Joan Kisska of Falls Church, beloved younger brother of Kris Kisska Mehigan of Glen Allen, VA, Michael Kisska of Long Beach, CA, and Kathryn Kisska-Schulze of Anderson, SC, and adored nephew, brother...
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Sam Yit Lee

September 14, 1925 - January 26, 2017

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James Vincent Kelly

December 12, 1920 - January 26, 2017

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Ramon Lacson Dijamco

March 1, 1956 - January 24, 2017

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Louis Julian Gatski

January 19, 1954 - January 24, 2017

GATSKI, Louis Julian CDR USN (Ret.)January 19, 1954 - January 24, 2017After a long battle with Alzheimer 's disease Lou is finally at rest. His survivors include his wife of 40 years, Sandy; children, Jason and Katie; siblings, Frankie (deceased), Karen Giuliani, Annie Harman, Joey (deceased), John, Steve, Chrisse Woods, and Tim Currey. His father, football hall of famer Frank Gatski and his...
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Wilton Lee Ward

September 2, 1927 - January 21, 2017

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Ghislaine R. Jacks

July 8, 1925 - January 20, 2017

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Susan M. Gray

July 4, 1946 - January 20, 2017

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Claudia Kost Debus

October 7, 1935 - January 19, 2017

Claudia Kost Debus, 81Claudia Kost Debus, a loving, beautiful, and cheerful wife, mother, and grandmother, was known for her outward affection for her husband, four children, five grandchildren, numerous dogs, and many friends. Claudia's sunny disposition was impossible to resist regardless of your mood; once she spotted you, you couldn't help but be moved by her radiant smile and genuine warmth....
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John Grafton Cockey

September 18, 1942 - January 18, 2017

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Elizabeth M. Coccaro

April 5, 1941 - January 17, 2017

Elizabeth (Beth) McKeon Coccaro, beloved wife of Dr. Alfred P. Coccaro, passed into the hands of the Lord on January 17, 2017. Beth was born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1941, to Joseph and Madeline Sullivan McKeon. She practiced ICU nursing in Syracuse, NY, and, while in Syracuse, she met Al, and they were married in 1967. Along with her husband, she is survived by her three children: Peter, Amy,...
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Helen Kincella

February 22, 1925 - January 17, 2017

Helen Kincella, born Anna Helena Labanich, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. Helen came to this country in 1937 through Ellis Island at only twelve years old, never knowing what became of her family in Czechoslovakia. She made good on the pursuit of life, liberty and happiness as she grew, working to support herself and studying at Cornell University. Soon she married and started a family...
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Robert Richard Smith

September 5, 1937 - January 16, 2017

On January 16th, 2017, passed away at his home in Annandale, VA. Bob is survived by his brother Joseph Smith (Diann); two nieces, Laurie Weiss and Debbie Shepley; and longtime friends Ray Langhorne and Bill Murphy. He was preceded in death by his sister Dorothy TeKetch, brother Bennie Smith and his niece Starla Bledsoe. Bob retired from the display department of Sears after 34 years. He was an...
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Ronald Earl Walls

November 7, 1942 - January 15, 2017

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Donald T. Giles

June 10, 1924 - January 15, 2017

Donald Theodore Giles, Jr. died on Sunday, January 15, 2017, originally of Annapolis, MD, in Springfield VA, twelve days after the death of his wife of 69 years, Jean Kathryn Bock Giles. He is survived by children Ginny, Don and Chuck Giles, four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. He was a vibrant personality who embraced life with integrity, honesty, and a loving, compassionate heart...
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Harold E. Sellers

July 12, 1920 - January 13, 2017

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Helen G. Smith

October 6, 1923 - January 11, 2017

Helen Smith passed peacefully at the age of 93 from this life the morning of January 11th, 2017. She was surrounded and supported by her loving family and caregivers during the last days of her life. Helen was born in Black Creek, NC, moved to Arlington in 1944 and then was married and moved to Annandale,VA in 1953 and her last few years in Germantown, MD. Helen was an active member of...
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Laverne Inez Hill

August 1, 1917 - January 11, 2017

LaVerne I. Hill, 99, of Ft. Belvoir, went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 11, 2017. She was born on Aug. 1, 1917 in Chicago, IL to Oscar and Signa Gustafson. LaVerne is survived by her daughter, Marcia Hill Barnes (son-in-law C. Douglas Barnes), Spotsylvania, sister Vivian Zielin, Novi, MI, grandchildren Jessica Hall (Tim), Fayetteville, NC, Jonathan Barnes (Dana), Richmond, Juliana Custalow ...
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Maxima Duran

May 29, 1914 - January 8, 2017

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Clair Charles Straub

December 21, 1929 - January 8, 2017

Age 87, of Springfield, VA, died Sunday, January 8, 2017 at INOVA Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church due to natural causes. He leaves his devoted wife of 63 years, June (Shoop) Straub; his daughter, Cynthia Napper and her husband Leonard Napper; his son, Michael Straub and his wife Angela Straub; and four grandchildren: Kayla, Ryan, Kelsey, and Kevin. Clair was employed by the U.S. Postal Service...
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Lorene Davenport

September 6, 1920 - January 5, 2017

Lorene B. DavenportLorene B. Davenport was born September 6th, 1920 and passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on January 5th, 2017.She is survived by her daughter, Sierra and son-in-law Bill of Springfield, VA, daughter, Judy and son-in-law Art Hayes of St. Augustine, FL, and daughter Ittylene Neal of Springfield, VA; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her...
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Jean Kathryn Giles

November 28, 1925 - January 3, 2017

January 3rd 2017, Jean Kathryn Bock Giles originally of Baltimore MD, died in Springfield VA. She is survived by her beloved husband of 69 years, Donald T. Giles Jr. and children Ginny, Don, and Chuck Giles, plus four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. She was a vibrant personality who embraced life w/ an open, loving, gracious heart that touched everyone she met.A memorial service will...
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Vernon Walter Gillespie

June 23, 1933 - January 3, 2017

Vernon Walter Gillespie, Jr. was born June 23, 1933 in Hollywood, CA and passed January 3, 2017 in Alexandria, VA. Mr. Gillespie was married to Shirley Grace Gillespie, who passed September 9, 2010. Vernon and Shirley enjoyed a 56-year love affair. LTC. (Ret) Gillespie served in the U.S. Army, enlisting in 1953 and retired as a Lt. Colonel in 1992. Vernon was a Soldier's Soldier. His career...
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James O. Varner

April 4, 1928 - January 1, 2017

James Olin Varner, a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel, passed away on Jan. 1, 2017.Col Varner graduated from Officer Candidate School in July, 1952, and was commissioned in the U.S. Army Signal Corps, where he served for over 20 years. He had assignments in Korea, Vietnam, Germany, Iran, and various posts in the United States.His military decoration included the Legion of Merit, the Bronze...
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Yildiz Goren Agnello

January 1, 1930 - December 30, 2016

December 30, 2016 Yildiz Haver Goren Agnello went peacefully into eternal slumber. Yildiz was born in Ankara, attended University of Ankara and moved to the US to pursue her Masters of English at University of Florida.She worked for the JPRS (Joint Publications Research Service) providing Turkish-English translation.She worked for the Voice of America as an on-air personality with the...
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Paul Fox

January 16, 1930 - December 28, 2016

Paul Fox of Springfield, VA passed away peacefully in his home on December 28, 2016.Among full-time executive positions held by Paul were CFO of National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation, VP of Finance for Arby's, Inc., Senior Financial Analyst for TWA, CEO of Phillips Ryan Limited-London and Expense Controller for Abraham & Straus.Paul held a BA degree in government from...
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Theresia Martin

August 10, 1933 - December 27, 2016

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Gulsen Creighton

April 21, 1941 - December 26, 2016

Gulsen Creighton, age 75 of Springfield, VA, passed away on Monday, December 26, 2016. She was born April 21, 1941 in Istanbul, Turkey. After finishing school, she became a flight attendant for Turkish Airlines and traveled throughout Europe. She married C.W. "Bill" Creighton on May 12, 1962, in Istanbul Turkey, traveled the world while raising a family as a dedicated mother and Navy Wife. Gulsen...
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Mary Jeannette Morgan Wands

April 15, 1920 - December 26, 2016

Mary Jeanette (Jan) Morgan Wands died peacefully at home in Springfield VA on Monday, December 26, 2016. She was nearing her 97th birthday and had lived a long and happy life.Jan is survived by her three children Sheila W. Cockey (Josh) of King George VA, Robert D. Wands of Burke VA, and Karen W. Parker of Fairfax VA. In addition she is survived by sister Helen Morgan Williamson of Toledo OH,...
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Leona L. Lucas

February 7, 1927 - December 26, 2016

Leona "Lee" Lucas, of Springfield, VA passed away at her home on December 26 at the age of 89. Originally from Ridgeley, WV, Mrs. Lucas has lived in the Northern VA area since her early twenties. She retired from the Federal government after 30 years of service, including positions at the Pentagon as a telephone operator and 20 years at the Defense Systems Management College at Ft....
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Ada Maria Ketterling

July 22, 1933 - December 26, 2016

A Life Well LivedToday we celebrate the life of Ada Maria Ketterling, a wife, mother, and friend who will be remembered for her warmth generosity, and sense of adventure.Ada was born in a small town in Honduras in 1933 called Siguatepeque. As a young teen she moved to the capital city of Tegucigalpa where she completed her junior and senior high years at a Catholic girls' school.After graduation...
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Dortha Wilma McCalla

March 30, 1917 - December 26, 2016

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Mary Milo Grimsley

October 30, 1919 - December 24, 2016

On Saturday, December 24, 2016, of Annandale, VA. Dear mother of Karen & Gary Grimsley and loving wife of the late Leslie E. Grimsley. Mary was very active and still loved to go bowling. Friends welcome on Tuesday, January 3 from 6-8 pm at Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield. A service to celebrate Mary's life will be held on Wednesday, January 4 at the funeral home. Interment to follow at...
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Henok Girma Yohannes

February 2, 1994 - December 22, 2016

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Frances Kempista Carter

June 9, 1934 - December 22, 2016

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church, 3421 Franconia Road Alexandria, Virginia 22310, 703-960-4808, www.sharonchapel.org. Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Mabel Horesky Sanderson

January 23, 1923 - December 22, 2016

Mable (Mabel) Horesky Sanderson passed away on December 22, 2016. She was born in 1923 and grew up in Norton, Kansas. She came to Washington D.C. to work for the war effort during WWII, where she met and married LeRoy Sanderson in 1948. She was a homemaker until 1966 when she began working in the cafeteria at Garfield Elementary School in Springfield, Virginia. She retired as head cook in 1981...
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Priscilla S. Burniston

February 3, 1931 - December 21, 2016

Priscilla BurnistonFebruary 3, 1931 to December 21, 2016Priscilla (Cannamela) Burniston, 85, of Annandale, VA, passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. She was the widow of Richard Burniston. Priscilla was born in New Britain, CT, to Nicolino and Maria Cannamela. She was the youngest of 7 children and was predeceased by her dear sisters and brother, Mary Morales, Anne Larosa, Teresa Sbona,...
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Susan J. Jones

April 15, 1932 - December 20, 2016

Susan Jones was born in Robersonville, North Carolina on April 15, 1932. During her childhood, she grew up on a farm with her parents and four brothers and sisters. While farming was hard work, she loved working with her family and often spoke of having a wonderful childhood. She loved and excelled in school. At eighteen, she took a bold step for the times and moved to Columbus, Ohio where her...
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Joan Carroll MacArthur

October 6, 1930 - December 18, 2016

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Frances Ann Wootten

October 17, 1923 - December 18, 2016

Frances "Ann" (Leeds) Wootten, R.N.After 93 years of an exemplary life of ministering to others as a wife, mother, nurse, and friend "Ann" Wootten has joyfully joined family and friends who preceded her to heaven on Sunday, December 18, 2016. Born October 17, 1923 to Albert R. and Fanny (Thomas) Montgomery she was the oldest of four children. She was preceded in death by her beloved sister, Betty...
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Shirley Hunter

May 2, 1925 - December 15, 2016

Shirley Millican Hunter, 91, passed on Thursday, December 15, 2016 in her home in Fairfax, Virginia. Shirley was born on May 2, 1925 in Victoria, Virginia. She was the youngest of 7 children; 6 preceded her in death. From 1943 to 1945, Shirley trained as a surgical nurse at Alexandria Hospital. As a cadet nurse in the Army Corps of Nurses she hoped to join the war effort but the war ended before...
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Walter Frederick Beckmann

December 24, 1932 - December 14, 2016

Walter Frederick Beckmann was born on December 24, 1932 to Walter and Esther Beckmann in LaCrosse, Wisconsin. Walter was baptized into the Lord's family of grace and later confirmed in his faith at First Lutheran Church in LaCrosse.Walter attended Northwestern Prep in Watertown, Wisconsin, where he met the love of his life, Marilyn Miller. He also met Richard Balge, his roommate for 10 years of...
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Joyce Ann Schulte

February 12, 1944 - December 14, 2016

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Gloria M. BROWN

March 30, 1931 - December 12, 2016

Gloria Maestri Brown, 85, of Annandale, VA, beloved wife of the late Miles Janney Brown, died peacefully at home December 12, 2016, from kidney failure.A native of Greenwood, Arkansas, and the youngest of seven children, she moved to Northern Virginia in 1951 and worked for the federal government at the Federal Trade Commission and then at the Commission on Civil Rights before staying at home to...
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Lucille Forbes Selby

September 8, 1918 - December 11, 2016

Of Annandale, at age 98, entered into eternal rest on December 11, 2016. Loving wife of the late Harold Selby for 48 years; loving mother of Deborah Clark, John Selby (Sherry); grandmother of James Clark (Shane) and Nichelle Thomas (Wiley); great-grandmother of Kylie Forbes Clark; also survived by many other family members and friends. She was known for her smiling face and she never knew a...
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James William Lear

March 14, 1932 - December 7, 2016

On December 7, 2016, at INOVA Fairfax Hospital. Loving husband of Violet Lear; devoted father of David Lear and Michael Ann Beissner. He is also survived by his grandchildren, John Lear, Megan Beissner and Adam Beissner. A memorial visitation will be held at Demaine Funeral Home, 5308 Backlick Road, Springfield, VA 22151, on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 5 to 7 pm. Memorial contributions in...
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Joseph John Suver

February 1, 1988 - December 5, 2016

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Sharon Ann Souther

October 14, 1942 - December 5, 2016

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Evelyn J. Michellon

February 17, 1919 - December 4, 2016

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Edward S. Petros

March 15, 1926 - December 3, 2016

Edward S. Petros, 90, Alexandria, Virginia was born in Roumieh Lebanon on March 15,1926 to his late American naturalized parents Sam and Zane Petros. At the age of 15 Ed was recruited by the British and Australian Army. In 1944 President Theodore Roosevelt authorized General "Wild Bill" Donovan to search for a specific confidant to serve in the OSS Intelligence Division in the Middle...
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Carolyn Draper

December 14, 1936 - December 1, 2016

Of Springfield, on December 1 at the age of 79. Beloved wife of 55 years to Bill Draper; dear mother of Bill (Chris) and Tim; caring grandmother of Billy; also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.A native of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, Carolyn was a skilled registered nurse, graduating from the Roger Williams School of Nursing. She worked in the ER at the Cape Fear Valley Hospital in...
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James V. Sinnett

December 19, 1964 - December 1, 2016

Jim, age 51, of Annandale, VA, died on December 1, 2016. He was born on December 19, 1964, in Washington, DC. He was preceded in death by his father John V. Sinnett and his nephew John Taylor Sinnett. He is survived by his mother Pauline C. Sinnett; his older brothers John Keith (and wife Dorri) of Woodruff, SC; Stephen Christopher of Annandale, VA; and his younger half-sister Mary Katherine ...
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William Penn Tyson

September 25, 1926 - December 1, 2016

On December 1, 2016, William Tyson peacefully passed away in Springfield, VA. The beloved husband of the late Elizabeth Jane Tyson. He is survived by his son John D. Tyson and his wife Judith Joy Tyson, his daughter Martha Jane Tyson Jordan and her husband Randy Jordan, and their children Tim, Lisa, and Laura and great grandchildren, Owen and Hannah, and many more family and friends.William...
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Doris T. Igo

April 8, 1928 - November 29, 2016

On November 29, 2016 in Arlington, VA. Beloved wife for 65 years of Donald J. Igo. Loving mother of Susan Draper, James Igo, Joseph Igo, and Karen Kenton. Grandmother of Ellary Draper, Hannah Kenton, Madeleine Kenton, and Andrew Igo. She was a graduate of the Waltham Hospital School of Nursing in Waltham, Massachusetts. She worked as an operating room nurse in Massachusetts and the District of...
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Dagan Paul Sartain

December 21, 2001 - November 28, 2016

Dagan Paul Sartain age 14 passed away Monday, November 28, 2016. Dagan was born December 21, 2001 in Sindelfingen Germany to Stephen Paul & Melanie Heather (nee' Janiak) Sartain. Dagan was a 9th grader at West Springfield High School where he was active in the West Springfield H.S. Spartan Theater Company, the Springfield South County Youth Club West End Rugby team. Dagan enjoyed playing...
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Helene Bertha Gaede

June 13, 1917 - November 28, 2016

Helene B. Gaede, age 99, of Springfield, Virginia, formerly of Ramsey, New Jersey, passed away on November 28, 2016.Born in Brooklyn, NY on June 13, 1917 to parents John and Marie Schondelmaier, Helene was married to Harold W. Gaede in August 1942. At the time of his death in 1984, Harold and Helene had been married for 42 years.Helene's life was full of adventure, ranging from her early career...
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Mary Frances Elliott

February 22, 1922 - November 26, 2016

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Chris Edward Selby

April 12, 1940 - November 24, 2016

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Bonnie Marie Collins Mason

November 29, 1931 - November 23, 2016

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Horst G. Lindenberg

August 15, 1937 - November 23, 2016

HORST G. LINDENBERGAugust 15, 1937 - November 23, 2016SGM U.S. Army (Ret.)(Age 79)SGM Horst G. Lindenberg, (Ret.) of Burke, VA passed away, Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Beloved husband to Gerhild Lindenberg (Heischel) to whom he married on July 23, 1971 (45 years of marriage). Horst is survived by his wife Gerhild Lindenberg of Burke, VA; his...
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Catherine Mary Gilbride

September 3, 1933 - November 23, 2016

Catherine Mary Gilbride, a native of Scranton, PA, died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at Ashby Ponds Retirement Community in Ashburn, VA. She was 83 years old.Daughter of Frank and Mary Heffron, Catherine was a graduate of St. Patrick's High School, West Scranton. She earned her Bachelor's degree from Marywood University and a Master's degree from the University of Scranton.She began her...
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Renate Booterbaugh

November 17, 1937 - November 23, 2016

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Patrick Michael Clarke

July 10, 1972 - November 21, 2016

Patrick was born on July 10, 1972 in New York and passed away on November 21, 2016 in Virginia. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 from 4 - 8 pm at Demaine Funeral Home, 5308 Backlick Road, Springfield, VA 22151. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 12 pm at St. Bernadette's Catholic Church, 7600 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, VA 22152....
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Hak Chul Kim

September 19, 1945 - November 19, 2016

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Mary Lee Randall

November 4, 1943 - November 17, 2016

Passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2016 after a long illness. She is survived by her loving husband, Ralph Randall, Sr of 53 years; daughter, Guna Perry; son Ralph Randall, Jr.; brother Willie Spinks; sisters Rosa Coates, Louise Jordan, Addie Robinson; son-in-law Rodney Perry; granddaughter Antoinette Perry; grandson Cameron Perry and his wife Niki; great-grandson Isiah Perry; brother-in-law...
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Phuong Thi Royce

May 29, 1968 - November 17, 2016

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Frank Gerard Burghart

May 24, 1944 - November 16, 2016

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Marie Boezi Travesky

December 17, 1931 - November 16, 2016

Marie Boezi Travesky of Warrenton, VA passed peacefully on November 16, 2016. She was born in Dunmore, PA on December 17, 1931 to Peter and Louise Boezi. Ms. Travesky graduated from Dunmore High School and George Mason University. In her career dedicated to public service, she served as a member of the Fairfax County School Board as the Springfield District Representative, and as the...
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Hugh R. Chamblee

November 10, 1931 - November 16, 2016

Of Annandale, on November 16, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of 58 years to the late Carol Chamblee; dear father of Donna, Janet, and Darren; caring father-in-law of Tom, Tad, and Dee Ann; loving grandfather to Cara, Alaina, Maxwell, Alexander, James, Margaret, Jordan, Kennedy, and Cooper; and kin to family across South Carolina. Raised in Anderson, SC, Hugh retained his Southern charms while...
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Nilma Torres

June 22, 1936 - November 16, 2016

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Gayle Greek

January 25, 1923 - November 14, 2016

Of Springfield, peacefully in her sleep on Nov 14, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Eldar E. Greek; mother of Michelle, Michael (Bonnie), Marceil (Robert), and Mitchell; grandmother of Kellie, Vicky, and Brian; and great-grandmother of Dustin. Also survived by two sisters. Gayle will be interred with her husband at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the...
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James Franklin Morris

August 4, 1924 - November 13, 2016

"FRANK" (Age 92)On November 13, 2016, in Springfield, VA., dear husband for 71 years of Martha Lee Morris and father of Lynn Pruett (Stafford, VA), Jim Morris (San Antonio, TX), Alan Morris (Wilmington, NC), Gina Williams (Lexington, SC), and four grandchildren and one great grandchild. Frank served our country in the Army during WWII, Vietnam and through many European and US...
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Treva Jayne Rein

March 13, 1927 - November 12, 2016

Treva Jayne Rein (Beard) Of Annandale, VA, passed away at the age of 89 on November 12, 2016 with family by her side. She was the beloved wife of the late Col. (Ret.) Richard A. Rein, and is survived by her sons Rich (Sue), Doug (Lisa), and Mark (Kristine) and six grandchildren. After her husband's passing, she remained in the long-time family home, where she was most comfortable and close...
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Beula G. Skirven-Roberts

March 3, 1927 - November 11, 2016

Beula G. Skirven-Roberts, 89, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away peacefully Friday, November 11, 2016 at Hospice. She was born in New Florence, Pa. to Walter Samuel and Osceola Carney. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Spring Hill and Cameron United Methodist (1950's-1979) in Alexandria, Va. She was preceded in death by her husband's George Skirven and Ted Roberts; son...
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Shirley P. Del Vitto

August 15, 1925 - November 11, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Philip Howard

February 7, 1947 - November 10, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Anne S. JACOBS

September 20, 1922 - November 6, 2016

JacobsAnne Snyder Jacobs (Age 94) of Burke , Virginia - formerly of Harvey, Illinois - died peacefully at Sunrise at George Mason on Sunday , November 6, 2016. Viewing , memorial and reception Tuesday, November 15 starting at 1:00 PM at Demaine Funeral Home 5308 Backlick Rd Springfield , VA.
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Carlean B. Owings

July 20, 1930 - November 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Sidney Johnson

March 20, 1925 - November 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Doris C. Weinley

September 19, 1922 - November 4, 2016

Of Alexandria, on November 4, 2016 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of 70 years to the late Eugene F. Weinley, who preceded her in passing on October 17. Doris worked as a contract administrator for NASA in Washington, DC for many years. A graveside service to honor her life will be held on Wednesday, November 9 at 2 pm at Mount Comfort Cemetery, Alexandria.
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Alejandrina Caballero Nufio

July 15, 1950 - November 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Roger L. Wilbrandt

December 21, 1928 - November 2, 2016

LT COL, USAF (Ret.)Of Selbyville, DE, formerly of Springfield, VA and Ft. McHenry, IL, on November 2, at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Louise Marie Wilbrandt; father of Roger (Virginia) Wilbrandt, Scott Wilbrandt, and Linda (Jeffrey) Taylor; and grandfather of Michelle Lehman, Eric Wilbrandt, Alexa Wilbrandt, and Ryan Taylor. Lt Col Wilbrandt proudly served in the U.S. Air Force for...
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Clarissa Francisco Trono

March 18, 1976 - November 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, VA.
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Alene Joyce Taylor Smith

May 23, 1926 - November 1, 2016

Alene Joyce Taylor Smith, a three year resident of Greenspring Village, died at 90 years of age. She was born in Candler, N.C. to Dallas Taylor and Loretta Westmoreland and has resided in Virginia and the Washington area for 72 years. She leaves her beloved husband of 60 years James Warren Smith, a brother-in-law William Smith and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother...
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Ramona May Willoughby

August 17, 1925 - October 30, 2016

Of Springfield, VA on October 30 at the age of 91. Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ramona is survived by her loving husband Leigh and caring family. Services will be private.Her family requests donations in Ramona's memory to United Cerebral Palsy, www.ucp.org.
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