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Edward Moore Jr., age 83, passed away at his home in Warrenton Virginia on January 6, 2022. Born on Feb. 28, 1938 in Washington D.C. to the late Edward Moore Sr. and Lillian Jones Moore.

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Ella Louise Stickles, 89 of White Post, VA passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center.

Dale Nelson Saunders, “Sam”, of Herndon, Virginia died on January 2, 2022 as a result of cancer.  He was a native of Herndon, attended Herndon and Floris Elementary Schools, a graduate of Herndon High School and earned a B.A. in Business from George Mason University.  Sam started his career …

James C. McKeever Jr. of Fairfax, Virginia, died at 75 years on October 30, 2021. A loving husband, caring father, active in the community, businessman and keeper of the faith. 

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Carl Joseph Tacci, a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Monday, December 6th. He was blessed with 90 wonderful years on this Earth. He now enjoys a renewed life in Heaven with his mother, Anna; father, Ignazio; three brothers, Vincent, Sam, and Joe; gr…

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On Thursday, November 11, 2021 John Rutland, of Centerville, Virginia passed away peacefully at Annandale Healthcare Center where he received skilled nursing care, since August of 2020, for his exposure to Agent Orange during his war-time service in Vietnam.

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It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of our mother, Adele Anderson (May 3, 1938 - October 13, 2021), age 83. She was a native of Washington, DC, and passed away after a short illness at Roper-St Francis Hospital in Charleston, SC on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.  Her two loving …

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On Monday, October 11, 2021, Damian Virginia DiGiovanni passed away peacefully at the age of 68 in her home in Herndon, Virginia. She suffered a stroke during brain surgery to remove a non-cancerous tumor, leaving her bedridden for nine years. Her love for life and faith in the Lord was an i…

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Emily Claire Nelson Greer of Vienna died Nov. 6, 2021, just 20 days shy of her 26th birthday. The cause of death is pending. She was a graduate of Forest Park High School and earned an Associate’s Degree from Northern Virginia Community College. Emily was described by family and friends as b…

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William Purnell (Bill) Baxter, born Jun 28 ‘33 Annapolis MD, died Oct 22 Fairfax VA.Preceded in death by wives Janet Louise (Bishop), Irene Gleason.Survived by siblings Alex Baxter and Nancy Verzi, children Thomas (Aimee) Baxter, Anne (Andy) Ogren, Sarah (David) Ropper, 7grandchildren, and 1…

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Stephen E. Ward, 81, of Reston, Virginia, died at home, surrounded by family, on October 16. Steve was the first of four sons, born on March 10, 1940 to James and Doris Ward of East Orange, New Jersey, and was raised in the town of Glen Ridge. He is survived by his two sons, Tony and Andy, t…

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In the early morning of Monday, October 4, 2021, Barbara Berlage passed away in her home in West Friendship, Maryland due, in part, to complications resulting from the COVID-19 virus. She was 86 years old.

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Richard Markeloff passed away on September 28, 2021 in his Herndon, VA home at age 61. A physicist, Rich received his PhD from the University of Wisconsin and initially worked at CERN and FermiLab. Rich greatly enjoyed problem-solving at R&D consultancies in the DC area. At his death, he…

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June 15, 1927 - August 1, 2021 Charles Frederick Manns Jr, 94, formerly of Vienna, VA passed away peacefully on August 1, 2021, at Spring Arbor in Leesburg, VA. He was born on June 15, 1927 in Buffalo, NY, the son of Mary Speck Manns and Charles Manns Sr.Chuck is survived by his two sons, Ch…

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January 16, 1939 - July 16, 2021 Carlysle (Carl) Arden Douglas was born on January 16, 1939 and passed away on July 16, 2021 and is under the care of Nelsen Williamsburg funeral home. He was born at Grand Junction, Colorado. Carl attended the University of Colorado after which time join the …

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January 10, 1932 - June 16, 2021Janet Young Weber, 89, passed away on June 16, 2021 in Sugar Land, Texas with family at her side.Janet was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on January 10, 1932 to James and Dorothy Young. She moved to Virginia in 1942 where she resided until 2010 when she move…

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 March 1, 1955 - February 16, 2021On Wednesday, February 16th, 2021 Michael John Neises, loving father of four, passed away at the age of 65. Michael was born on March 1st, 1955 in Mainz, Germany. He was adopted on April 30th, 1959 by Frederick “Fritz” and Marta “Julie” Neises. He served in …

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August 17, 1938 - May 13, 2021 James Harvey Falk, Sr., 82, of Reston, Virginia, passed away peacefully on May 13, 2021, surrounded by his children. He was born on August 17, 1938, in Tucson, Arizona, the youngest of seven children to George Falk and Elsie Laura Higgins Falk. He attended Tucs…

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Edward Sidney “Sid” Shaw passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore, KY. Born on August 2, 1935, in Valdosta, GA, to the late Albert Paul Shaw and Nell Marie Creal (Ball). He is also predeceased by his wife, Mary “Jo” Shaw (Rogers), his tw…

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December 27, 1930 - May 25, 2021 Robert Elwood Pugh of Wilmington was born on December 27, 1930 and died May 25, 2021. He was the son of the late Jonah Alexander Pugh and Gladys Traylor Pugh.He was predeceased by his first wife Evelyn, and oldest sister June.He is survived by his wife Jean G…

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12-24-53  -  4-7-21 Born in Monterey, CA, on 12-24-53, Holly Emelia Sellman of Annandale, died at Fairfax Hospital on 4-7-21. As a Navy Junior, she attended schools in VA, RI, and Malta before graduating from Vienna's Madison High in 1971. She held a degree in Horticulture from the College o…

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January 11, 1971 - December 24, 2020 James (Jim) Charles Ruwaldt of Herndon, Virginia died suddenly at his home on December 24, 2020. He was born on January 11, 1971 in West Lafayette, Indiana to James Joseph Ruwaldt, Jr and Janet Marie (Girtman) Ruwaldt who survive him and live in Lodi, Wis…

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Adam Jeffrey Oakes, age 19, died suddenly on Saturday, February 27th, 2021 in Richmond, Virginia. He is survived by; his parents, Eric and Linda Oakes of Potomac Falls, Virginia, his grandparents Harold and Carol Oakes of Herndon, Virginia, Jerry and Evelyn Tanner of Sunset Beach, North Caro…

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It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Parvaneh Khosravi Korangy on the morning of February 19th, 2021 at home in Leesburg, Virginia.  She is survived by her children Amir, Afsaneh, Sheida, Ardeshir, and her grandsons Bijan, Cyrus, Omeed, Navid and Arshan, as well as her ext…

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Pamela Jeanne Forness Gordon, age 68, of Burke, Virginia, passed away at her home, on February 10, 2021, after a courageous battle with cancer. Pamela was born in Bellevue, Illinois, in 1952. She is survived by her daughter, Chiara Nicole Glass; son-in-law Christopher Glass; her granddaughte…

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Loving Mother, proud grandmother and lifelong PE teacher, Peggy Dowdy Carlin, passed away on February 13, 2021 at the age of 81. Peggy held on to hear the voices and hold the hands of her three children, leaving a legacy of love, laughter and family. Peggy completed her Bachelor's at Emory a…

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July 7, 1956 - January 30, 2021 On January 30, 2021 Richard Lee (Dick) Drumm passed away at age 64 in Herndon, Virginia after a short battle with cancer.Richard was born in Wausau, Wisconsin, July 7, 1956 to Ronald and Marjean Drumm. He graduated from Wausau West High School in 1974. After w…