Luella A. Haueter
Luella A. Haueter, 102, of Winchester, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 1999, at a local nursing home.
Mrs. Haueter was born Jan. 20, 1897, in Hendricks, Minn., the daughter of Adolph Kochenderfer and Laura Benz Kochenderfer.
She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Winchester.
She married James H. Haueter on June 23, 1920, in Hendricks, Minn.
Surviving are a daughter, Ruth H. Cahn of Winchester; a son, Robert L. Haueter of Anderson, S.C.; a sister, Elsie Ningen of Hendricks, Minn.; a brother, Maurice Kochenderfer of Sioux Falls, S.D.; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 7 tonight at Jones Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul Shallenburg and the Rev. Ben Spitler. Burial will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
The service in Minnesota will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Kessler & McGuire Funeral Home in St. Paul, with the Rev. Larry Clark officiating.
The family will receive friends until 9 tonight at Jones Funeral Home.
Therese Davis, 77, of 933 Steed Lane, Front Royal, died Friday, Nov. 12, 1999, in a local nursing home.
Mrs. Davis was born March 11, 1922, in Augsburg, Germany, the daughter of Karl and Katherine Schlund.
She had worked as a bookbinder and was a member of the Catholic faith.
She was married to William T. Davis.
Surviving is a son, Karl Davis of Front Royal; a sister, Ottilia Mettbach of Germany; and a grandson.
A funeral service will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA, 115 Featherbed Lane, Winchester 22601.
Arrangements are being handled by Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Stephens City.
Margaret V. Skinner
Margaret Virginia Skinner, 75, of 708 West 11th St., Apt. 2, Front Royal, died Friday, Nov. 12, 1999, in Warren Memorial Hospital, Front Royal.
Ms. Skinner was born Sept. 23, 1924, in Washington, D.C., the daughter of George W. and Ida Calahan Skinner.
Surviving is a brother, Robert L. Skinner of Live Oaks, Fla.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Stover Funeral Home, Strasburg, by the Rev. Jerry Young. Burial will follow in Panorama Memorial Gardens, Waterlick.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from noon until the time of the funeral.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 202 N. Washington St., Winchester 22601.
James F. Thorne Jr.
James Fred “Jimmy” Thorne Jr., 39, of Slanesville, W.Va., died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2000, in Cumberland Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Md.
Mr. Thorne was born Aug. 18, 1961, in Winchester, the son of James F. and Elma M. Eaton Thorne.
He was a self-employed trucker and a former timberman.
He was a member of Mt. Union Christian Church in Paw Paw, W.Va., and the NRA.
Surviving with his parents, both of Slanesville, are a daughter, Miranda Gail Thorne of Slanesville; a son, Zachary James Thorne of Slanesville; two sisters, Connie Whitacre and Beth Brown, both of Capon Bridge, W.Va.; and a brother, Tommy Thorne of Slanesville.
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Mt. Union Christian Church, Slanesville, with Minister Doug Hardman and Minister Ansel Peer officiating. Burial will be in Old Mt. Union Cemetery, Paw Paw.
Pallbearers will be Jason Whitacre, Travis Thorne, Larry Combs, Dennis Bittenger, Jim Pownall, Clint Shingleton, Brent Combs, and Ronald Brown.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at McKee Funeral Home, Augusta, W.Va.
Leland W. Cummings Jr.
Leland William Cummings Jr., 64, of 2011 Valley Ave., Winchester, died Monday, Aug. 28, 2000, in Winchester Medical Center.
Mr. Cummings was born May 23, 1936, in Philadelphia, the son of Leland W. and Loretto Jordan Cummings.
He retired in 1990 as a professor of history at Harvard University, where he had earned a Ph.D.
He was a Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and was of the Catholic faith.
He married Theresa Doherty on Jan. 9, 1994, in Winchester.
Surviving with his wife are two daughters, Rosemary Corbin Cummings of Winthrop, Mass., and Anne Melissa Cummings of Centreville; two sons, Leland Wilson Cummings III of North Wales, Pa., and John Christopher Cummings of Burke; five grandchildren; and his former wife, Rosemary Cummings Stein.
A memorial Mass will be at noon Saturday in Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church. Burial will be private.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at Omps Funeral Home.
Selma S. Hinkle
Selma Sherrard Hinkle, 88, of Route 5, Box A-167, Martinsburg, W.Va., died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2000, in a nursing home in Martinsburg.
Ms. Hinkle was born Feb. 28, 1912, in Whitacre, the daughter of William and Virginia Sherrard Hinkle.
She had been a waitress.
She was a member of the Pentecostal faith.
Surviving are a son, David Hinkle of Winchester; a daughter, Nancy Tibbs of Kearnesyville, W.Va.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Jackie Santmier, is deceased.
A funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Omps Funeral Home, with Pastor Raymond Martin officiating. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery, Frederick County.
Pallbearers will be Paul Tibbs, Tom Wood, David Hinkle Jr., Ronald Imbach Sr., Robert Hess, and John Imbach.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Anna B. McMullen
Anna Bell McMullen, 82, of Mechanicsville, formerly of Alexandria, died Monday, Aug. 28, 2000, at her home.
Surviving are four daughters, Ruth Trenary of Crystal River, Fla., Katherine Trenary of Stephenson, and Nina Jane Lindsay and Tammie Sue Mulligan, both of Richmond; four sons, James Vernon Ale Jr. of Richmond, John “Sonny” McMullen of McKenny, and Marshall McMullen Jr. and Robert McMullen, both of Woodbridge; two sisters; three brothers; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be at noon Friday at Nelsen Funeral Home, Richmond. Burial will be in Roselawn Memory Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Arthur C. Halterman
Arthur Casper Halterman, 70, of Route 1, Box 180, Baker, W.Va., died Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2000, in Grant Memorial Hospital, Petersburg, W.Va.
Mr. Halterman was born Sept. 5, 1929, in Harrisonburg, the son of Arthur Ransom and Maude Gretchen Harlow Halterman.
He was a retired farmer and a member of New Dale Church of the Brethren in Baker.
He was married to Peggy Ann Frye, who died July 31, 2000.
Surviving are three daughters, Beverly “Pixie” Taylor of Charlottesville, Deborah Diane Vance of Broadway, and Andrea “Ande” Zeinalpour of Dallas; a son, Arthur W. Halterman of Baker; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Another son is deceased.
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Pine Grove Methodist Church, Baker, with Pastor Arland Schrock officiating. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at McKee Funeral Home, Baker.
Frances W. Ledford
Frances Wymer Ledford, 72, of 402 Tudor Drive, Winchester, died Wednesday at her home.
Mrs. Ledford was born Sept. 1, 1927, in the Oranda area of Shenandoah County the daughter of Charles J. and Nannie K. Windle Jr. She was a member of Mt. View Church of Christ, Winchester.
She married Marshall Elmer Ledford.
Surviving are her son, Terry L. Graham of Star Tannery; three daughters, Brenda L. Rudolph of Strasburg and Judy B. DiFlavis and C. Gail Hawkins, both of Winchester; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Walnut Springs Cemetery, Shenandoah County, with the Rev. Charles Doughty and the Rev. Chris Straley officiating.
Friends may call at the home at anytime.
Memorials can be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, 22601.
Arrangements are being handled by Stover Funeral Home, Strasburg.
Helen S. Albaugh
Helen S. Albaugh, 75, of Smithfield Avenue, Winchester, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2002, at Winchester Medical Center.
Mrs. Albaugh was born March 31, 1927, in Winchester, the daughter of Marvin H. Stultz and Mary Wendell Stultz.
She retired in 1987 as a teller from First American Bank, formerly Shenandoah Valley National Bank.
She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses Church and the Handley High School Band and Booster Club.
She married Charles R. “Dick” Albaugh on Feb. 7, 1948, in Hagerstown, Md.
Surviving with her husband are a daughter, Mary A. Good of Bloomery, W.Va.; a son, Richard Greg Albaugh of Newport News; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Mt. Hebron Cemetery, with Ronald Good officiating.
Memorials may be made to a favorite charity.
Vera V. Mellon
Vera V. Silcox Mellon, 76, of Stephens City, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2002, in Winchester Medical Center.
Mrs. Mellon was born Nov. 14, 1926, in Bell County, Ky., the daughter of Ruben and Mattie Hill Silcox.
She worked for more than 35 years as a nurse’s aide at Winchester Memorial Hospital.
She was married to Paul E. “Jimmy” Mellon. Mr. Mellon died Jan. 17, 2000.
Surviving are a nephew, Ron Wilson of Front Royal, and a niece, Johnnie Turben of Winchester.
Services will be private.
Michael R. Phelps and Associates Funeral Directors of Stephens City is handling arrangements.
Homer Natt, 60, of Front Royal, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2002, at home.
Mr. Natt was born Aug. 10, 1942, in Front Royal, the son of Charlie Natt and Maudie Tucker Natt.
Surviving are two sisters, Dorothy Natt of Front Royal and Christeen Patterson of Mt. Jackson; and two brothers, John Natt of Richmond and Charles Natt of Front Royal.
A celebration of life will be at noon Tuesday at St. Paul Baptist Church, Happy Creek Road, Front Royal, with the Rev. James W. Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery, Front Royal.
Pallbearers will be friends of the family.
The family will receive friends at the church one hour before the service.
Cartwright Funeral Home, Winchester, is handling arrangements.
Lawrence G. Schneider
Lawrence G. “Honey” Schneider, 83, of Winchester, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2002, at his residence.
Mr. Schneider was born Jan. 29, 1919, in Kensington, Md., the son of George Henry and Ruth Estelle Fox Schneider.
He was in management for C&P Telephone in Washington, D.C., retiring on Feb. 5, 1974, after 32 years of service. He was a member of Market Street United Methodist Church.
He served in the Army as a Master Sergeant during World War II, where he received the Bronze Star.
He married Christine Hurley Schneider on Aug. 10, 1940, at Eldbrook United Methodist Church in Washington, D.C.
Surviving with his wife are, two daughters, Patricia C. Moore of Hedgesville, W.Va., and Sharon E. Henshaw of Winchester; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel, 1260 Front Royal Pike, Winchester, with the Rev. Robert M. Throckmorton Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Shenandoah Memorial Park, with military honors provided by VFW Post No. 2123.
Pallbearers will be James Moore, Edward Henshaw, Karl Hurley, Charles Bransford, Joshua Copp, and Charles Moore.
The family will receive friends from 7to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home chapel.
Memorials may be made to Market Street United Methodist Church, 131 S. Cameron St., Winchester 22601.