LOPATA, Frank A.
Birthplace: Whippany, New Jersey
Resided In: Culpeper, VA
Frank Andrew Lopata, 90 , passed away at the Culpeper Regional Hospital on Friday May 28, 2004. Mr. Lopata was born March 1, 1914 to Joseph Lopata and Rose Monka Lopata in Whippany, New Jersey. Frank was a member of the Whippany Fire Department and Our Lady of Whippany Catholic Church. He served in the European Theater during W.W. II. Frank was retired from the International Paper Company.
Surviving Mr. Lopata is his wife Nettie Gwozdz Lopata of Culpeper, Virginia, his son Francis A. Lopata and his wife Christine of McLean, Virginia, his daughter Ruth Ann Cobleigh and her husband Paul of Culpeper, Virginia, and his grandchildren David Chase Lopata, Christopher Francis Lopata, Mallory Anne Lopata, Jennifer Ann Cobleigh and Wayne Rich Cobleigh. Also included are two sisters, Sophie Ehrlich of Miami, Florida and Helen Skibic of Whippany, New Jersey.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday June 1, 2004 at 9:00 a.m. at the Precious Blood Catholic Church with Father Leo Zonneveld. Burial will be in the Culpeper National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Epiphany Catholic School, 114 East Edmondson Street, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.
The family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home with arrangements.
COINER, Frances K.
Birthplace: Madison County, Virginia
Resided In: Culpeper, Virginia
Frances “ Fran “ Kilby Meredith Coiner, 88, of Culpeper passed away Monday, June 7, 2004 at Culpeper Regional Hospital. Mrs. Coiner was born May 7, 1916 in Madison County to Haywood O. Kilby and Virginia Belle Carpenter Kilby and was the widow of M. Gilbert Coiner.
Mrs. Coiner was a homemaker and a member of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Surviving Fran are her daughter Betty M.James and her husband Fred of Culpeper, a grandson Rick James and his wife Alicia of Roanoke, a great-granddaughter Lauren Elizabeth James, a great-grandson Ryan Andrew James, a stepson Dr. Leonard Coiner, his wife Marge and their children, and a stepdaughter Constance Easter, her husband Bill and their children and a host of nieces and nephews. Preceding Mrs. Coiner in death are her siblings, Beulah Payne, Mabel Kersey, Rebecca Wood, H. O. Kilby, Jr., “Toots” Kilby, Maurice Kilby,J.Simeon Kilby and Oliver Kilby.
Funeral services will be held Thursday June 10, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. at St.Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 115 North East Street with interment in Fairview Cemetery. Rev. Michael Gray will conduct the service. IN LIEU of flowers contributions may be made in her name to St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church Building / Memorial Fund, 115 North East Street, Culpeper, Virginia 22701.
The family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home with the arrangements.
NOBLES, Courtland A.
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Virginia
Resided In: Culpeper, Virginia
Courtland Alex-Frederick “ Mann “ Nobles, 10, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2004 at his residence in Culpeper, Virginia. Courtland was born May 12, 1994 in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Courtland had a strong deep faith in service to the Lord and loved spending time with his family. He was a fan of all sports especially the Lakers basketball team, a Virginia Tech Hokie fan, NASCAR racing, Jeff Gordon being his favorite and he also enjoyed cooking. Courtland was a 4th grade student at Farmington Elementary School.
Surviving Courtland are his mother, Wendy R. Allen , his sister Courtney Nobles and brother Christopher Allen all of the home. “ Mann “ is also survived by his grandparents Larry and Harriet Carter of Fredericksburg, Virginia and his great-grandmother Mary Frances Roy of Culpeper, Virginia.
Funeral services will be Friday, June 11, 2004 at Faith Christian Church & International Outreach Center, Warrenton, Virginia with interment in Culpeper National Cemetery. Rev. Decker Tapscott will conduct the service. Family will receive friends Thursday, June 10th at Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Hwy. Culpeper from 6:00-8:30 p.m.
The family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home with the handling of the arrangements.
SCALES, Walter L.
Birthplace: Culpeper County, VA
Resided In: Brandy Station, VA
Walter Lindley “WL” Scales, Jr. 74 of Culpeper passed away at Culpeper
Regional Hospital in Culpeper, VA on Wednesday, May 12, 2004. Mr. Scales was born on June 28,1929 in Culpeper County. He was the son of the late Walter L. Scales, Sr. and
Fannie Utterbuck Scales. WL was a retired shop foreman with the Rochester Corp, a
Member of Brandy Station Volunteer Fire Dept., Brandy Station Masonic Lodge, and a U.S. Army Veteran. Mr. Scales was an avid fisherman and enjoyed the outdoors.
He is survived by his cousins; Martha Breeden of Culpeper, VA., Shirley Coates of Manassas,VA., Joyce Hasky of Chesterfield, VA., Randy Breeden Jr. and Jeffery
Breeden both of Culpeper, VA.
A graveside service will be conducted 12:30 PM, Saturday, May 15, 2004 at Fairview Cemetery with Rev. Sandy Martin officiating. The family will receive friends at Clore English Funeral Home Saturday Morning from 11:00 AM until 12:00 Noon.
Memorial contributions may be made in Wl’s name to, Brandy Volunteer Fire Department at 19601 Church Road, Brandy Station, Virginia 22714. The Clore English Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
ASHBROOK, Virginia D.
Birthplace: Culpeper County, Virginia (Reva)
Resided In: Burke, Virginia
Virginia Dare Duncan Ashbrook, 64, of Burke, Virginia passed away at Powhatan Nursing Home in Falls Church, Virginia on Thursday December 2, 2004. She was born January 8, 1940 in Reva, Virginia to Edward Eastham Duncan and Annie Ruth Aylor Duncan.
Virginia was a life long member of Novum Baptist Church. She enjoyed fashion, antiques, animals, the outdoors and spending time with family and friends. She spent 44 years in the Northern Virginia area.
She is survived by her daughter Karen Ashbrook-Barnes and her husband Charles of Arlington, Virginia and granddaughter Adele Barnes. She is also survived by a brother Richard Edward Duncan and his wife Linda of Reva, Virginia and a sister Judith Duncan James and her husband Samuel of Reva, Virginia. Also, her former husband C. Wayne Ashbrook of Reva, Virginia, will miss her. A niece, two nephews and aunts and uncles also survive Virginia. She joins her brother James Madison Duncan and her parents in death.
Graveside funeral services will be held Monday, December 6, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. in Fairview Cemetery with Pastor Jeff Light conducting the service. The Clore-English Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
HEARTLEY, Mary C.
Birthplace: North Carolina
Resided In: Remington, Va
Mary L. Heartley, 82, of Remington, Virginia, passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2004 at Warrenton Overlook Health and Rehabilitation Center, Warrenton, Virginia.
Mary was born on May 25, 1922 in North Carolina to Jesse and Thelma Cothran Couch.
Mary is survived by a daughter, Rosemary Thiel of Remington, Virginia, a son Richard Heartley of Jeffersonton, Virginia and a great-grandson James Thiel of Remington, Virginia. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Louis Heartley and her parents.
Funeral services will be Private. Memorial Contributions may be made to Little Fork Vol. Fire Dept., 6011 Rixeyville Road, Rixeyville, Virgina 22737. The family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Hwy., Culpeper, Virginia 22701 with the funeral arrangements.
GREEN, Norma A.
Birthplace: Rappahannock County, Virginia
Resided In: Rixeyville, Virginia
Norma Atkins Green, 79, of Rixeyville, Virginia passed away at Culpeper Health and Rehabilitation Friday December 2, 2004. She was born to William Amos Atkins and Rosa Berry Atkins on November 29, 1925. Norma was the widow of Everette W. Green and raised her family single handedly. Mrs. Green retired as a bookkeeper, enjoyed gardening, reading, embroidering and was a member of Alum Spring Baptist Church.
Mrs. Green is survived by her children, Elaine Griffith and her husband Frank of Boston, Virginia, Gerald Green of Asheville, North Carolina, Billy Green of Boston, Virginia and David Green and his wife Michelle of Reva, Virginia. She is also survived by a sister Marie Vuncannon of Mane, North Carolina and five grandchildren, Edward Green, Samantha Griffith, Emily Green. Daniel Green and Camille Green. Her husband, parents, two sisters and two brothers preceded her in death.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday December 7, 2004 in Hillcrest Memory Gardens, Jeffersonton, Virginia with Rev. Sandy Martin conducting the service. The family will receive friends this evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at the Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Highway, Culpeper, Virginia.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salem Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 47, Boston, Virginia 22713 or to the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 710 W. 168th Street, 3rd Floor, New York, New York 10032.
The family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home with these arrangements.