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Eugene A. Dunn

Eugene A. Dunn

Eugene A. Dunn, 34, of Spotsylvania County passed away Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

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Osa 'Rosalie' Laws

Osa 'Rosalie' Laws

Osa "Rosalie" Laws, 91, of Alexandria passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.

She was the beloved widow of retired USAF Master Sgt. Dallas Law; a loving mother to Linda Jo Corliss, LaDonna Rogers, Sherryl Laws Janis (Grover), Elizabeth Jean "Jeannie" Stett (Dave) and Patricia Maxine Ashby (David); a cherished grandmother of 11; great-grandmother of 16; great-great-grandmother of two; and dear sister of Olive June Carpenter and Keith Hiatt Rogers. She was also predeceased by sons-in-law Paul Corliss and Bert Rogers.

Rosalie was a devoted Air Force wife. She enjoyed being with the members of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) and KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly), in both the Alexandria and Fredericksburg areas.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, Oct. 28, at Mountcastle Turch Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City, VA 22193, from 10:30 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. Inurnment will follow at 1 p.m. at Quantico National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Capital Caring, capitalcaring.org.

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Joseph L. Anderson

Joseph L. Anderson

Joseph Lewis Anderson, 74, of Richmond, formerly of Louisa County, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Retreat Doctors' Hospital in Richmond.

Thomasson Watson Funeral Service, Louisa, is handling the arrangements.

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Heather T. Harman

Heather T. Harman

Heather Teresa Harman, 27, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She was born in Prince William County on Jan. 6, 1987, the daughter of Gene Harman and Angela Bailey Rush.

Heather graduated from Cape Henlopen High School with the Class of 2005.

She was serving an internship as a surgical tech with Cedar Tree Center in Long Neck, Del., and also held a part-time job in sales with Shoe Show in Milford, Del.

She is survived by her father, Gene Harman and his wife, Kim, of Lincoln, Del.; her mother, Denise Rush and her husband, Dale, of Stafford County; her maternal grandmother, Dorothy Harman, and paternal great-grandmother, Harriett Harman, both of Milford; two brothers, Andrew Michael Bergmann and Calvin James Harman, both of Lincoln; two sisters, Tiffany Harman of Stafford and Ashley Harman of Lincoln; her beloved canine companion, Bailey; and many other family members who loved her and will deeply miss her presence in their lives.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at Rogers Funeral Home, 301 Lakeview Ave., Milford.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the funeral home.

Burial will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions be made to NAMI Delaware (National Alliance on Mental Illness), 2400 W. 4th St., Wilmington, DE 19805; or to Autism Delaware, 17517 Nassau Commons Blvd., Unit 1, Lewes, DE 19958.

Condolences may be emailed to
Email: rogersfh@del.net.

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Shannon D. Blodgett

Shannon D. Blodgett

Shannon Diane Glass Blodgett, 52, of Spotsylvania County, daughter of Betty Ann and Bobby Glass, passed away Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at home, surrounded by her loving family and friends.

Survivors include her parents; husband Daniel Blodgett; daughters Brandi, Danielle and Emily (Timmy); son Dean; stepsons Jeremy (Jami) and daughters Elizabeth and Olivia, Michael Blodgett (Margarita) and their children, Mikey, Dillon, Matoskah, Mililani, Maura, Makaela and Morgan; sisters Sheila Kurtz (Kalvin), Sherry Hannum (Bob) and Sheena Blevins (Lee ); brother Don Glass (Carol); nieces Kelly Pruitt, Denise Blevins, Brittney Glass and Tiffany Glass; nephews Jason Kurtz, Kristopher Kurtz, Joshua Kurtz, Kody Kurtz, Robbie Hannum and Trevor Glass; sister-in-law Elizabeth Blodgett; and a very close friend, Deb Jackson.

Shannon worked as a bus driver for Spotsylvania County schools. She donated her body to science in the hope of saving someone else's life.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Shady Grove United Methodist Church, 11007 Catharpin Road, Spotsylvania.

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William J. Minchin

William J. Minchin

William John Minchin, 72, of Stafford County passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Covenant Funeral Service, Stafford.

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Judy A. Beck

Judy A. Beck

Judy Ann Beck, 62, of Westmoreland County passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marlin and Marie Cramer.

Survivors include her husband, Dave Beck of Montross; her sisters, Patty Cramer, Becky Ashby (Gary) and Terry Gilkerson (Rick); niece Charlene Mitchell (Eric) and nephews Tom and Dave Ashby, all of Niagara Falls, N.Y.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society South Atlantic Division Inc., 4240 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060-9904.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Charlotte L. Montague

Charlotte L. Montague

Charlotte Louise Montague, 87, of Stafford County died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Hughes Home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at A. L. Bennett and Son Funeral Home.

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