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Nancy Theresa Connor (nee Santangelo) born in Norristown, Pennsylvania on October 15, 1949 to Maria (Mamie) and Anthony (Bim) Santangelo.  Nancy attended Eisenhower High School and Indiana University of Pennsylvania.  While attending IUP, she met and fell in love with Gary W. Connor and they…

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Serena Rose Meyer, age 35, died on July 22, 2020, in Orlando, Florida, as the result of an automobile accident. She was born on July 19, 1985, in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is survived by her husband, Carlos Marroquin, of Sterling, Virginia, and sons, Alex, Ruben and Julius. She is also su…

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Jeannette Nelson Mintun, 82, of Fairfax, Virginia went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, July 24, 2020 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

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David Lee Hooper, 63, of Greenville, SC, after a valiant battle with cancer, peacefully passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. David was known for his charisma, kindness, love for family and friends, and love of life. He was a man of deep faith and charity who …

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Diane Pettit, 82, of Ashburn, VA died on Friday July 10th, 2020 in her home surrounded by family.  Diane was born on August 28, 1937 in New York.  She spent her formative years in New York and then moved to Virginia to finish schooling and became a teacher.  She taught for 25 years at Herndo…

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Phillip Arthur Thiessen, formerly of Fairfax, VA, passed away the evening of Friday, July 3rd in Fond du Lac, WI at the age of 55 as the result of a motor vehicle accident.

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Franette Ruth Shongood was the only child of Charles Shongood and Alice Eve McCardell. Born in 1916 Manhattan, she lived on the Upper West Side and was baptized at St. John the Divine. As a toddler, her parents whisked her away to Bermuda to avoid or recuperate from the worldwide influenza p…

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Born in Brooklyn, New York to John and Margaret (Smith) Gallagher, Kevin was the second of their four children. He graduated from Holy Cross High School in Queens in 1959. Following college, he joined IBM where his professional career spanned more than forty years, across six states. He met …

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On Saturday Mach 21st, 2020 Donna Lee O’Neil passed away, after a long arduous battle with Parkinson’s disease. Donna was born in Sayer, PA and spent her childhood in Upstate New York.

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Edna Jean DeFilippi of Reston Virginia passed away on June 8, 2020 at Reston hospital from cardiac shock. Jean is survived by her adult children Robert, Donna and Debra and her grandchildren Dana, Carly, Jimmy, Dennielle and Troy as well as many loved nieces and nephews. She is preceded in d…

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Patricia Whritenhour who was also known as Patricia Anne Sauve born on July 26, 1946 in Ottawa, Canada, gained her angel wings on May 25th, 2020. She was married to James John Whritenhour in November of 1990. 

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Jerome Francis Garlan, 84, son of the late Stanley and Wanda Garlan (formerly Gill) passed away June 5, 2020 in Pineville, NC after a long illness. He was a former resident of Liverpool, NY and a longtime resident of Chantilly, VA. He was born February 22, 1936 in Wilkes-Barre, PA. He was th…

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James Floyd Mowatt III (Jim, Jimmy), born April 1, 1956 left us on June 2, 2020.  Jim originally from Fairfax Virginia, called Saint Simons Island home for the past 19 years.  Jim is preceded in death by his parents James Floyd Mowatt II and Helen Louise Schaeffer Mowatt.  He is survived by …

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A life that spanned a century concluded on Sunday, May 24th, when Robert A. Shawn passed away peacefully at home with his wife Julia by his side.  Known to many as “Colonel Bob,” he was born on May 6th, 1920 in Bronx, NY. Bob was a pilot with the US Army Air Corps in WWII, and finished his c…

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Norbert Raymond Kaus was born March 12, 1932 in Dunkirk, New York to Viola and Bernard Kaus. He graduated from St. Mary’s Academy High School in 1949. Raised in a mostly Polish community, his heritage background followed him everywhere. Listening to Polka music, enjoying Polish food, and dan…

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Ida Mae Weller, aged 85, passed away quietly on May 5, 2020, from complications of COVID-19. Born on May 24, 1934, in Scotland, Texas, she was one of ten children of Joseph and Rosa Essler. She and Howard Weller were married in July of 1952, later raising their six children in Arlington and …

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Cobina Sue Adams (Lawson), 78, of Herndon, VA passed away Friday, May 8, 2020 at StoneSprings Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

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Kathleen was the third eldest of seven daughters born to Anna Wilhelmina Johnson of Sweden and Leonard Tilley MacDonald of Scotland who, after marrying, settled in Cardiff Saskatchewan.

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Commander Russell “Russ” Howard Weidman, USN (Ret.) passed away of natural causes at the age of 86 on March 16, 2020 in his home at Springfield, VA.

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Anne Fleming Rodwell Huntley passed away on March 17, 2020 in Reston, VA. She was born on August 6, 1930 in Warrenton, NC, the eldest daughter of Annie Fleming Harris Rodwell and Clyde Ethelbert Rodwell. She grew up in Warrenton, attending John Graham School, but finishing high school at Pea…

Lois Petras-Darnell peacefully passed away in her home on Saturday, February 29, 2020... 3 months shy of her 92nd birthday. She was born in Detroit, MI, on May 18, 1928, to William Earl Haile and Kathryn Elizabeth Doolittle. Lois grew up in Detroit during the Great Depression, but throughout…

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Joseph Lindsay Browning, age 60, of Reston passed suddenly on January 31, 2020.  Husband of Karen Browning, beloved father of Scott and Tim Browning.  He is also survived by siblings Barbara Runkles, Ruth Ann Meadors, and Robert Browning as well as numerous other family and friends. Joe earn…

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David “Dave” D’Unger, 77 of Okatie, SC, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital in Beaufort, SC.

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My friend and sweet partner, Doug Earl Gillikin 73, who spent his career in construction passed away at Reston Hospital on October 31, 2019 after a fatal fall. Doug was born on April 25, 1946 in Carlisle, PA. He resided in Northern VA, most recently, Reston. He attended Annandale Methodist Church.

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Lawrence Allan Grannis, Retired Colonel, United States Air Force, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital in Fairfax, VA after a brief illness with cancer.

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Dorothy Remington Batie passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 12th 2020 in Leesburg Virginia at the age of 80.  Born Dorothy Sue Remington on 16 June 1939 in Washington Pennsylvania as the sole child to Victor H. Remington of Abilene Kansas & Dorothy Remington (McCollum) of Washingto…

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Joan E. Ferrante, 83, of Lebanon, PA and previously of Fairfax, VA passed away peacefully on December 27, 2019 at Cornwall Manor in Lebanon, PA.

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Mary Sullivan, 86, of Charlottesville, formerly of Reston, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019, in Charlottesville, Virginia.

The brightest comet has burned out. Dr. Timothy Lee Kirkpatrick's fire ceased burning on Thanksgiving evening. He was the best at everything he loved: sailing, skiing, racquetball, humor, practical jokes, dentistry, friendship,and his role as a son, brother, father and husband. Dr. Kirkpatri…

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Ruth Lee Haney died peacefully at her home in McKinney, Texas at the age of 95. Ruth is survived by her husband Jim Haney, her son Michael Haney and sisters Norma Mullikan and Shirley Stringer. Preceding her in death are her parents James and Bonnie Lee, and her brother Max Lee.

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Angela Tarese Grasso-Beckman, 49, of North Myrtle Beach, SC (originally from Northern Virginia) passed away on Tuesday, October 01, 2019 at her residence. She was born February 10, 1970 in Washington, DC daughter of the late Anthony T. Grasso Jr. and Sue Horton Grasso. 

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Anne Bigham Evans, 86, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in Charlotte, NC.

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Roger Lee Hilleary, 72, of Reston, VA formerly of Winchester, VA passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2019 in Reston Hospital Center.

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June Harrison passed away after a short illness. A graduate of Kansas University, she was the mother of two and grandmother of one. But, she was everyone’s mom. She was predeceased six month earlier by her husband of 70 years, Van Harrison. She is survived by her daughter Rebecca Schlaegel (…

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Virginia, 93, of Fairfax, VA passed away in Woodbridge, VA on October 6, 2019. Private services will be held in Falls Church, VA. For full obituary and online condolences, please visit www.nationalfh-mp.com

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Charles E. Drew passed away peacefully at home during the early morning of June 14, 2019. He was 94 years old. Charles was a true gentleman who will be missed but always remembered. Born October 5, 1924, in Conowingo, Maryland, to Charles W. Drew and Florence Dotson Drew who lived in Rising …

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Elvira 'Elvie' Allan Cummins, 94, of Falls Church, VA passed away from natural causes on July 8th, 2019. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Peter Peter Cummins, her first born child, daughter Judith Ann Wright, and her sister Selma Jane Baker.

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Hope, as she has always been known to her family, was born only a few minutes after her twin brother Horace was delivered on June 18, 1932 in Rockbridge County, Virginia, to parents Reuben Franklin Douty and Mary Flotelle Coffey Douty. She grew up on a farm just outside Lexington, Virginia, …

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Bernard Daniel Glass Jr. passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019. He was born May 19, 1952, he was 67. He graduated from Fairfax High School and worked for the Fairfax County School Board for 31 years.  He is preceded in death by his father, Bernard D. Glass, his mother Flossie Glass Burton Q…

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S. Justin Holley III, age 51, of Boyce, Virginia, died while at home of a sudden heart attack on Sunday, July 14, 2019. Mr. Holley was born June 10, 1968 in Fayetteville, North Carolina, son of Samuel Justin Holley, Jr. (stepmother, Lyn) and Pamela (Byrd) Jacob. He is survived by his parents…

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After dealing with Alzheimer’s disease for 11 years, Frederick Loring Hills died peacefully, with a smile on his face on June 28, 2019 at Birmingham Green Nursing Home located in Manassas, Virginia at the age of 79.  Fred is survived by his wife, Lorelei Hafen Hills, three children:  Julia o…

In Memory of William Leroy Ricketts Sr. who suddenly went to be with the Lord on July 23rd 2018 at Kaiser Permanete at Tysons Corner Va. William also known as Bill or Rick was born in Washington D.C. on July 17th, 1934. William retired from Metro with over 40 years of service. He loved water…