OBITUARIES

Obituaries — Page County


Charles M. Hilliard Sr.



Charles Martin Hilliard Sr., 92, of Stanley, died on Friday, July 15, 2016, at Winchester Medical Center.



He was born on Aug. 2, 1923, in Stanley and was a son of the late David Franklin Hilliard and Elizabeth Virginia Lucas Hilliard.

Mr. Hilliard was a member of the Luray Pentecostal Church.

On Nov. 4, 1944, he married Catherine Marie McAllister Hilliard, who survives.

Surviving in addition to his wife are three daughters, Ethel Putnam and Gladys Jean Kisling, both of Stanley, and Mary Shifflett of Oklahoma; two sons, Robert Hilliard of Stanley, and Larry Hilliard of Elkton; a brother, Clyde Hilliard of Stanley; 11 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Charles Martin Hilliard Jr.; a brother, Erman Hilliard; and four sisters, Gladys Blosser, Ethel Cave, Nellie Painter and Frances Kibler.

A graveside service was conducted on Tuesday, July 19, at the Leake’s Chapel Cemetery in Stanley by Rev. Daniel D. Herring.





Lois Morris


Lois Morris, 85, of Elkton, died on Friday, July 15, 2016, at her home.

She was born on Dec. 1, 1930, in Page County and was a daughter of the late Harold and Dorothy Short Judd.



Mrs. Morris was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church.

Her husband, Arnold Morris, preceded her in death.

She is survived by four children, Ricky Morris, Denise Morris and Theresa Hammer, all of Elkton, and Gloria Harnish of Denver, Colo.; one brother, Robert Judd of Fort Worth, Texas; a granddaughter; four step grandchildren; three great- grandchildren; five step great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 She was preceded in death by a granddaughter.



A funeral service was conducted on Monday, July 18, at the Evangelical United Methodist Church in Elkton by David Vaughn. Burial was in the Elk Run Cemetery.




Maxine D. Rinaca


Maxine Dofflemyer Rinaca, 87, of Shenandoah, died on Monday, July 11, 2016, at Sentara RMH Medical Center.

She was born on Nov. 11, 1928, in Rockingham County and was a daughter of the late Morton and Rosalia Frazier Dofflemyer.

Mrs. Rinaca graduated from Elkton High School and attended Elon College, where she played basketball. She worked for Merck and Company and later became a substitute teacher and teacher’s aide for Page County Public Schools, from which she retired. She was a member of the Fields United Methodist Church in Shenandoah.

On July 14, 1951, she married Carlton Coleman Rinaca, who died on May 2, 2015.

She is survived by a son, Larry Carlton Rinaca of Georgetown, Tenn.; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Eula Bloxom and Goldie Meadows; and a brother, Carl Dofflemyer.

A celebration of life service is planned for August, with private burial in the Methodist Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fields United Methodist Church, 501 Senior Avenue, Shenandoah, Va. 22849; or to the Shenandoah Volunteer Rescue Squad, 544 Fourth Street, Shenandoah.



George A. Hansbrough Sr.




George Allen Hansbrough Sr., 91, of Shenandoah, died on Sunday, July 17, 2016, at MontVue Nursing Home.

He was born on Feb. 7, 1925, in Shenandoah and was a son of the late John Hobart and Ruth Irene Dadisman Hansbrough.

Mr. Hansbrough graduated from Shenandoah High School and retired from Merck. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II on the U.S.S. Montpelier. He attended First Christian Church.

On Jan. 12, 1950, he married Doris M. Painter Hansbrough, who died on Aug. 29, 1998.

He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

He is survived by a son, George A. Hansbrough Jr. of Shenandoah; a granddaughter; and a number of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by four brothers, John, Harry, Gene and Sidney.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 21, at the Lindsey-Kyger Funeral Home by Pastor Phyllis Diamond. Burial will be in the Rest Haven Community Cemetery in Shenandoah.

The family was to receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah Volunteer Rescue Squad, 544 Fourth St., Shenandoah, Va. 22849; or to the First Christian Church 312 Third St., Shenandoah.

Condolences may be sent to www.lindseykygerfuneralhome.com.



Rose M. Slye


Rose Mary Slye, 81, of Elkton, died on Sunday, July 17, 2016, at her home.

She was born on Aug. 17, 1934, in McGaheysville and was a daughter of the late Jacob Harley and Margaret Baker Sipe.

Mrs. Slye was a homemaker and worked at Blue Bell in Elkton for a number of years before retiring. She was a pitcher for the Blue Bell softball team in the 1970s and 1980s.

Her husband, Louis M. Slye, preceded her in death.

Mrs. Slye was the last surviving member of her immediate family.



She is survived by three daughters, “Tammy” Riel of Panama City, Fla., Patricia “Patti” R. Hensley of Elkton, and Stacy A. Baugher of Harrisonburg; two sons, Faron R. Slye of Stanley, and Darrell L. Slye of Harrisonburg; 14 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

 She was preceded in death by eight brothers and three sisters.

A funeral service was conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, at the Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton by Pastor Carter Dean. Burial was in Elk Run Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Assembly of God Church, P.O. Box 35, Shenandoah, Va. 22849.

Condolences may be made to www.kygers.com.




Allen memorial


A memorial Mass for Vera Mary Allen will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, at Our Lady of the Valley Catholic Church in Luray. Burial will be in Culpeper National Cemetery.



Zigrida Montcalm


Zigrida Montcalm, 74, of Luray, died on Tuesday, July 19, 2016. She was born on Sept. 10, 1941, in Latvia.
A memorial service is planned for a later date.



Robert P. Good


Robert Parks Good, 90, of Shenandoah, died on Friday, July 15, 2016.

He was born on Aug. 3, 1925, in Hagerstown, Md., and was a son of the late Lester and Louise Parks Good.

Mr. Good was a graduate of Shenandoah College and Marshall University. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, having served during World War II as a plane mechanic stationed in the Pacific Theatre. He was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and its Young at Heart group. He had attended the Elkton Evangelical Presbyterian Church, where he was active in Sunday school.

He served as Mayor of Shenandoah and was a member of the Town Council for many years. He served on the Page County School Board from 1956-1976 and the Page County Board of Supervisors from 1988-2002. He retired from Merck and Company with 37 years of service.

His wife, Elizabeth “Ann” Kiblinger Good, preceded him in death.

He is survived by two daughters, Robbie Colopy of Shenandoah, and Jane Blair of Elkton; his twin brother, Richard Good of Richmond; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia and Sara.

A graveside service was conducted on Tuesday, July 19, at the Coverstone Cemetery in Shenandoah by the Rev. Adam Snow.

Online condolences may be sent to the Good family by visiting www.kygers.com.



Gray memorial


A celebration of life service for John Gray, who died July 9, 2016, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, at the New Hope United Methodist Church, 164 New Hope Church Rd., Fredericksburg.



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