AARDWEG, James A., 85, of Midlothian, formerly of the Mississippi Delta, died of lung cancer on January 7, 2013. Survivors include his wife, Jean Burney Aardweg; three children, Rick Aardweg and his wife, Becky, Steve Aardweg and his mate, Leslie, and Jan Aardweg; one brother, Joe Aardweg of Alabama; two grandchildren, Zachary and Athena Aardweg; and two sisters-in-law, Anne Elliston of Richmond and Thelma Aardweg of Arizona. Mr. Aardweg was a special agent for the F.B.I. for 31 years and was an investigator for the Virginia State Police for eight years. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and served in the Merchant Marines. He was a member of Holly Grove Hunt Club for 25 years and was an avid gardener and outdoorsman. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Huguenot Chapel of Woody Funeral Home, 1020 Huguenot Road. Services private. Online condolences to woodyfuneralhome.com.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.