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Linda G. Taylor

Linda G. Taylor

Linda G. Taylor, 67, of Punta Gorda, Fla., formerly of Fredericksburg, passed away on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

Please sign the online guest book at ltaylorfuneral .com to express condolences to the family.

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Thomas Wintermyer Sr.

Thomas Wintermyer Sr.

Thomas James Wintermyer, 79, of Spotsylvania County passed away Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at his home.

Mr. Wintermyer served for four years in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He had retired from the National Park Service after 27 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bingo and playing the lottery and slot machines.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Irene D. Wintermyer; daughters Diana Watson of Stafford County, Claudette Galloway (Mike) of Maryland and Donna Sheaffer (John) of Stafford; son Thomas J. Wintermyer Jr. of Spotsylvania; six grandchildren, Justin Watson, Christopher Sheaffer, Nicole Cooke, Krystle Sheaffer, Michael Galloway and Brooke Jordan; seven great-grandchildren; sister Margaret Hoffman of Maryland; and one nephew, Freddie Hoffman.

The family received friends on Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, at the Bauserman family cemetery in Beaverdam.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Martin Bischoff

Martin Bischoff

Martin Bischoff, 55, of Stafford County passed away Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014.

He loved life on the river and lived life to the fullest.

He is survived by his son, Eli Bischoff; brother Richard Bischoff; and sisters Mary Dunlap and Patricia Barney.

A memorial service will be held from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at Tim's II at Fairview Beach. A party will be held from noon until closing at Rick's on the River in Fairview Beach.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Avis M. Williams

Avis M. Williams

Avis M. Williams, 91, of Bowling Green, formerly of Spotsylvania County, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at her home.

Survivors include her children, Danny Williams (Donna) of Spotsylvania, Alice W. Farmer (Dale Ballew) of Bowling Green, Louise W. Sanford (Ross) of Spotsylvania and Kenny Williams (Marsha) of Fredericksburg; five grandchildren, Sherry Murphy, Michael Williams, Kelly Dunavant, Kimberley Shaw and Patty Williamson; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters Cora Scott of Spotsylvania and Dorothy Hall of Fredericksburg; brother Stokley Brooks of Fredericksburg; and numerous nieces and nephews. Special thanks to her two caregivers, Marjorie Griczin and Mary Lou Galyen.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard A. Williams; parents Melton and Mary Alice Brooks; sister Lillian Brookman; and brother Lamuel Brooks.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at Mine Road Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Mine Road Baptist Church, 11111 Post Oak Road, Spotsylvania, VA 22551.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Elsie Gilliam

Elsie Gilliam

Elsie Mary Gilliam, 91, of Fredericksburg passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Arrangements are incomplete at Found and Sons Funeral Chapel of Fredericksburg.

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Joan F. Wiltshire

Joan F. Wiltshire

Joan Frances Wiltshire, 71, of Williamsburg, formerly of Fredericksburg, passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Envoy of Williamsburg.

Born Jan. 31, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Junius E. "Dick" and Elsie F. Wiltshire.

Joan is survived by her aunts, Brenda W. Burkholder and Marian G. Wiltshire, both of Spotsylvania; her uncle and aunt, James and Bettie Wiltshire of Stafford County; and numerous cousins.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Laurel Hill Memorial Park in Spotsylvania County. The Rev. Peyton Wiltshire will officiate the service.

An online guest book is available at johnsoncares.com.

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Marion M. Golden

Marion M. Golden

Marion M. Golden, 74, of Ruther Glen entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond. Arrangements are being handled by C.W. Edwards Funeral Home in Bowling Green.

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Betty P. James

Betty P. James

Betty Peatross James, 75, of Caroline County died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. James retired from Russell Stover in Caroline.

Survivors include her husband, Harold James; son Kenneth Edwards; daughter Rebecca Boos; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Elaine Matthews.

A memorial service will be held at the residence at noon Friday, Aug. 29. For directions, please call 804/339-6613.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.

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Stephanie Jackson

Stephanie Jackson

Stephanie Jackson, 49, of Fort Washington, Md., formerly of Colonial Beach, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Md. Arrangements are incomplete at Cedell Brooks Funeral Home in Port Royal.

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Katherine E. Sherwood

Katherine E. Sherwood

Katherine Elizabeth Sherwood, 95, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at Hogg Funeral Home in Gloucester Point.

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