Obituaries — Warren County

Harold A. Curry

Mr. Harold Albert Curry, 92, of Warren County, died Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Warren Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Curry was born in 1923 in Dubois, Pa., the son of the late George F. and Mariam R. Curry.†He graduated from Sandy Township High School, Class of 1940.

Harold was a veteran of the U.S.†Army†Air Force, achieving the rank of corporal.†

Mr. Curry worked as a Pressman for the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C. and was of the Methodist faith.

His wife, Jean Marie Warnick, whom he married in 1943 in Madison, Wis., preceded him in death on Dec. 5, 2013.

Surviving are sons, Greg Curry and his companion Mava Marston of Hampton, Ga., and Bradley Curry and his wife Constance of Front Royal; daughter, Paula Bispo and her husband John of Woodstock; sister, Dana Hetrick of Sebring, Fla.; five grandchildren; several great grandchildren; as well as many extended family members and close friends.

He was preceded in death by a brother, George Maxwell Curry of Ohio.

All services will be private. Interment will take place at a later date in DuBois.

Arrangements are being handled by Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel, Winchester.†

Theresa E. Dispenzirie

Theresa Elizabeth (Fuscaldo) Dispenzirie, 80, of Luray, died Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Lynn Care Center in Front Royal.
Services pending at The Bradley Funeral Home Inc. in Luray.

Melvin L. Nash

Melvin L. Nash, 78, of Front Royal, died Sunday, June 12, 2016, in a local nursing facility.

Mr. Nash was born in 1937, in Lerty, the son of the late Elva and Eleazer Raymond Nash Sr. He was a graduate of Westmoreland High School and a college graduate of Ben Franklin University in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Nash was a retired accountant. He was a member of the Winchester Kiwanis and Winchester Ruritan.

He married Carol Mindykowski on Sept. 3, 1960, in Alexandria.

Surviving with his wife are his daughters, Pamela Sue Mullins and husband Clinton of Thornburg, Kimberly Ann Nash and fiancÈ Mike Martin of Stephens City; son Gregory Scott Nash of Laurinburg, N.C.; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four sisters and one brother.

All services with Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel, Winchester, will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Suite 405, Winchester, VA 22601.

Barbara J. Thomas

Barbara J. Thomas, 73, of Strasburg, died Monday, June 13, 2016, at the Winchester Medical Center.

She was born in Waynesboro, in 1942, a daughter of the late Traff and Ethel Rankin.

She was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Front Royal.

She is survived by daughter, Cathy Reynolds (Daniel) of Strasburg; stepdaughters, Susan Winters of Alexandria, Bonnie Thomas of Alexandria and Margaret Taylor of Arizona; sons, Mark Thomas (Amanda) of Strasburg and Matthew Thomas (Connie) of Front Royal; stepson, Michael Thomas of Alexandria; eight grandchildren, Robert Thomas, Grace Reynolds, Luke Pingley, Joseph Pingley, Faith Reynolds, Alexis Thomas, Abigail Thomas, and Annalee Thomas; two great-grandchildren; numerous stepgrandchildren that she loved very much; sister, Peggy Morris of Crimora; and brother, Homer Rankinof Wyoming, Ill.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Thomas; a stepdaughter; a stepson; two sisters; and two brothers.

A service was held Saturday, June 18, at Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel, Winchester, with Pastor Butch Hammond officiating. Interment followed in Shenandoah Memorial Park.Memorial donations may be made to the Evans Home for Children, 330 E. Leicester St., Winchester, VA 22601.

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