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Katherine Heinbaugh, 68 passed away Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at Mary Washington Hospital.
She retired from Spotsylvania County in July 2004 after 26 years of service.
Katherine is survived by three daughters, Teresa Stailey(David), of King George County, Debbie Rodgers(Leonard), and Jeanie Medley(Larry), all of Spotsylvania County; two sons, Ricky Heinbaugh(Donna), and Ray Heinbaugh(Andrea), all of Spotsylvania; a brother, Gordon Weeks, Jr. of Fredericksburg; a sister, Christine Gayle of Manassas; 13 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her long time companion, Ronald (Jake) Gordon.
A funeral service was held Saturday, October 9, 2010 at Found and Sons Funeral Chapels-Cremation Service, 10719 Courthouse Road, Fredericksburg. with the Rev. Ray Farrow officiating. Interment followed in Meadow Brooke Memorial Gardens, King George.
Katherine’s family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Mine Road Baptist Church Youth Missions Fund, 11111 Post Oak Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22551.
Online condolences may be expressed at foundandsons.com.
Della Thomas Mullin
Della Thomas Mullin, 92, of Colonial Beach passed away Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010, at Westmoreland Rehabilitation Center.
She was born in Arlington to Naomi Pickett Thomas and Jesse Thomas.
Predeceased by her husband of 55 years, Vincent Mullin, she is survived by her children, Helen Mullin Kondra of Greer, S.C., and George Wayne Mullin of Gainesville.
She was blessed with six grandchildren, Maureen Cirbee Yadgood, Stephen Cirbee, Jeneanne Cirbee Busche, Cheryl Mullin Mazzei, Scot Mullin and Thomas Cirbee, who predeceased her. They were her “pride and joy.” She also found delight in her 17 great-grandchildren. In addition, she leaves behind a dear friend and caregiver, Mary Kay Turner of Colonial Beach.
A resident of Colonial Beach since 1961, Mrs. Mullin was very active in the community, both in the Citizen Association and Taxpayer Association. She was devoted to both the Colonial Beach Rescue Squad and the Colonia Beach Fire Department, serving as a life member of both organizations.
She had the distinction of riding for one or another of these organizations in every Potomac River Festival Firemen’s Parade since 1968.
Prior to working with her husband in their Colonial Beach business, Mullin Real Estate, Mrs. Mullin worked at Burton Ford in Montross. During World War II, she owned and operated Clarendon Beauty Salon in Arlington.
The family received friends at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home in Colonial Beach. A graveside service was held at Columbia Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Arlington.
An expression of sympathy may be made in the form of a contribution to either the Colonial Beach Rescue Squad or Colonial Beach Fire Department.
Online guest book may be signed nashandslawfh.com.
William Joseph Hiller, Jr.
William Joseph “Bill” Hiller Jr. 66, of Colonial Beach passed away Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at his home.
Bill was a retired engineer with the U.S. government and a member of Westmoreland Independent Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Erdene D. Hiller, of the home; two daughters, Deborah Hiller of Colonial Beach and Angelia McGrady of Hamlin, W.Va.; two sons, William R. Hiller of Arizona and Jeffrey Davis of Colonial Beach; 10 grandchildren, Billy, Hannah and Erdene Hiller, Jeffrey, Kyle, Jamie, Chasity and Shannon Davis, and Ryan and Andrew McGrady; and two great-grandchildren.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, William J. and Helga Hiller; and his daughters Naomi and Sharon Hiller.
A funeral was held Saturday, Oct. 9, at Westmoreland Independent Baptist Church, Colonial Beach, with the Rev. Robert Warnick officiating. Interment followed in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oak Grove.
Contributions may be made to Colonial Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad, 225 Dennison St., Colonial Beach, Va. 22443, or the Colonial Beach Fire Department, Box 212, Colonial Beach, Va. 22443.
Online guest book may be signed at nashandslawfh .com.
Ralph William Bishop
Ralph William Bishop, 85, of King George County, formerly of Baltimore, Md., died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at his home.
Mr. Bishop was a retired U.S. Coast Guard employee with 36 years of service. He was a Mason, a member of Hanover Baptist Church in King George, and Moose Lodge, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, all of Colonial Beach. Ralph also liked to hunt.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Lee Bishop, of the home; and a daughter, Lynn Bishop, of the home. He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
A funeral was held Sun., Oct. 10, at Nash & Slaw Funeral Home, King George, with the Rev. Rick Crookshank officiating. Interment followed in Hanover Baptist cemetery, King George.
Donations in his memory may be made to Mary Washington Hospice, 5012 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, Va. 22407.
Online guest book may be signed nashandslawfh.com.
Lewis Rollins, 90, of Fredericksburg died Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, at his home.
Mr. Rollins retired from the U.S. Naval Weapons Laboratory, Dahlgren, as a supervisor in the Ordinance Department after 35 years of service. Following his retirement, he worked at Liebenow’s Hardware and the Fredericksburg Auto Auction until the age of 86.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Margaret Rollins; two daughters, Betty Lou Nininger(Elgin), and Delores McCants(Thomas); five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family would like to convey a special “Thanks” to Dr. Dong Lee, to Mary Washington Hospice and to Comfort Keepers.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
The family asks that memorials be made in Lewis’ name to Mary Washington Hospice.
Friends may offer online condolences at mullinsthompsonfredericksburg.com.