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Mark Anthony Romagna
Mark Anthony Romagna Sr. 34, of Martinsville, formally of Colonial Beach, passed away at his home on Monday Sept. 3, 2012.
Mark was preceded in death by his brother Carter Johnson.
He is survived by his stepfather, Robert D. Walker, and his mother, Betty Walker of Martinsville; six children; one stepchild; two brothers; two sisters; a stepsister; and a stepbrother.
The family received friends Thursday, Sept. 13, at Mullins & Thompson Funeral Home, Stafford Chapel, and followed by a brief memorial service.
Interment will be private.
Betty Jean Wolfrey
Betty Jean Wolfrey, 84, of Stafford County passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at her home.
Mrs. Wolfrey was a member of Falmouth Baptist Church, proudly baptized at the age of 70. She was born Aug. 17, 1928, in Somerset, PA.
After her marriage, she moved to Oklahoma for a short time, later moved to Spotsylvania County and then helped her husband build their final home in Stafford.
Mrs. Wolfrey lived happily at her home in Falmouth and enjoyed gardening, canning and providing home-cooked meals for her family and friends. Everyone loved her fried chicken and homemade potato salad.
Mrs. Wolfrey was an active den mother, helped with the Boy Scouts and was a Jaycee “Mom of the Year.” She was actively involved in the Soap Box Derby for a number of years, watching her children and grandchildren race. Mrs. Wolfrey loved collecting. Her collections include over 5,000 coffee mugs, stuffed animals, snow globes, baseball caps, bells, miniature pitchers and roosters.
Survivors include her son, David Kelly Woolfrey Jr. (Carol); daughters Bridget Jean Wilkins (Kevin) and Belinda Ann Boggs (Chris); sister Patty L. Rumsey; grandchildren Matthew and Chris Durney, Madeline Bonilla, Victoria Bowman, David K. Woolfrey III and Sarah K. Boggs; nine great-grandchildren; three nieces; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her husband, David Kelly Wolfrey Sr.; her parents; one brother; two sisters; and great-grandchild Kelly Mack Bowman.
The family received friends Friday, Sept. 14, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A funeral was held Saturday, Sept. 15, at Falmouth Baptist Church.
Interment will follow at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.
Online guest book is at covenantfuneralservice.com.
Linwood Newman, 71, of Colonial Beach passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Mary Washington Hospital.
He is survived by two daughters, Lisa Davis of Oxon Hill, MD, and Bernice D. Brown of Colonial Beach; sister Jean Newman of Colonial Beach; brother Lepies Newman Jr.; and five grandchildren.
A funeral was held Friday, Sept. 14, at New Monrovia Baptist Church, Colonial Beach, with the Rev. Welford McDowney officiating.
Burial was in Historyland Memorial Park in King George. A viewing was held Thursday, Sept. 13, at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home, Port Royal, and one hour prior to the service at the church.
Online guest book is available at brooksfuneral home.com.
Mary L. Groves
Mary L. Groves, 89, of Colonial Beach passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at Westmoreland Rehab Center after a long illness.
Born in Westmoreland County, she was a homemaker and a loving mother, grandmother and “granny-mema.”
She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church for 77 years.
Mary was preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, William H. Groves.
She is survived by her loving children, Jean E. Taylor and David Groves (Mary Ann), two grandsons, Jimmy Ferrell and Michael Groves, six great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren, all of Colonial Beach; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held Saturday, Sept. 15, at Grace United Methodist Church, Rollins Fork, with the Rev. Billy Bowler officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in her name to Grace United Methodist Church, Box 608, Colonial Beach, VA, 22443.
Online guest book is available at nashandslawfh.com.
Frank Anthony Iannarelli
Frank Anthony Iannarelli, 38, of Westmoreland County passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at his home after battling illness.
Mr. Iannarelli was a successful businessman--the owner of All Seasons Landscaping and Tree Service Inc. and Northern Neck ATV Park.
Frank was a devoted family man and friend. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and a coach for the Virginia Volcanoes and the Westmoreland County Little League; he loved being a part of the Westmoreland community.
Survivors include his wife, Sheila Iannarelli; children Kaitlyn Sierra Kennedy Iannarelli, Joshua Anthony Iannarelli and Alyssa Grace Iannarelli; father Frank Iannarelli; mother Dorothy Andrew (William); maternal grandmother Josephine D. Kreider; brother Christopher Joseph Iannarelli; stepsister Courtney Andrew Knight; stepbrother Logan Andrew; mother-in-law Sandra Howard (Lee); father-in-law Gary Kennedy; brothers-in-law Brandon and Richard Kennedy and Christopher Howard; sister-in-law Skyler Hilliard; best friends Jimmy and Kristy Peyton; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
The family received friends Monday, Sept. 17, at Covenant Funeral Service, Stafford.
A service was held Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the funeral home chapel. Interment will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to the Iannarelli children, Joshua, Kaitlyn and Alyssa, at Box 7934, Fredericksburg, Va. 22404.
Online guest book at covenantfuneralservice.com.
John Everette Morris
John Everette Morris, 66, of Montross departed this life on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at his residence.
He is survived by his longtime friend Nancy Coffman; four sons, John, Edward, Wesley and Lester; and 12 grandchildren.
A funeral was held Tuesday, Sept. 18, at the Washington Funeral Home Chapel, 1404 Tappahannock Blvd., Tappahannock. Online condolences at washingtonfh.com.