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The Lord called Marguerite Crumpler Caldwell age 87, home Dec. 8, 2018, surrounded by her loving family. A native of Kenly, N.C., she was a member of Parkview Church of God. Mom will be remembered as a devout Christian, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She was loved by all who knew her. Mom enjoyed needlework, gardening, and attending church. Marguerite is preceded in death by her parents, Boyce and Dorothy Crumpler, and her two brothers Rexford and William Crumpler. She is survived by her children, Ronald Nelson (Deborah), Brian Nelson, Marla Latimer, and Jill Arms, three grandsons, three Great-grandsons, her sister Louise Goddard (Max), her Brother Bobby Crumpler (Cecil) and many nieces and nephews. The family thanks the caregivers and staff of Pace for all their support. Visitation is Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 at 1 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at Peninsula Funeral Home. Burial will be at Peninsula Memorial Park.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 12, 2018.
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"Rip Aunt Marguerite Love Becky" Becky Crumpler Brown, VA

David Alton Cassell, lovingly known as "Pop," died at age 80, on Dec. 12, 2018. He was born in Mount Airy to the late Latishia M. and Samuel A. Cassell. The family will received Dec. 17 at Peninsula Funeral Home, Newport News. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with burial to follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will gather immediately following burial at 29 Edgemont Drive, Hampton, Virginia.


Continue to obituary Published in Mount Airy News from December 17 to December 18, 2018.
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David Alton Cassell, lovingly known as "Pop", passed away at age 80, on Dec. 12, 2018. Born in Mt. Airy, N.C. to the late Latishia M. and Samuel A. Cassell. He was a life-long resident of Newport News and retired from Newport News Shipbuilding as a welding instructor. David was a dedicated, longtime member of First Friends Church, Hampton.Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years, Peggy M. Cassell; daughter, Donna L. Rivers (George), Shelia G. Butner (Carl), Cynthia A. Parker; sons, David M. Cassell, and Charlie W. Bolton, Jr.; sisters, Dorothy L. Clifton and Betty L. Nester; brother, Billy G. Cassell; eleven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, at Peninsula Funeral Home, Newport News. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with burial to follow in Peninsula Memorial Park.The family will gather immediately following burial at 29 Edgemont Drive, Hampton, VA.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 16, 2018.
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"Our Deepest Condolences To All. Sending Hugs & Prayers." June Cruz, NJ
Barbara "Bob" Woods Coltrane, 79, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. She was born Feb. 22, 1940, in Pulaski, to Luther and Frances Woods. She has been a peninsula resident since 1959.Barbara worked for 25 years as an Estee Lauder Consultant. In addition to her parents, Luther Woods and Frances Snider Cox, both of Pulaski, she was preceded in death by her beloved sister, Frances Whitaker (Yorktown) and younger brother, Luther Woods II (Pulaski). Survivors include her children, Kelly Coltrane, of Yorktown, Susan (Mike) Brown, of Newport News, Sharon Coltrane of Saluda, Amy (Robert) Belote, of Poquoson; baby brother, David S. Woods (Margaret) of Pulaski; brother-in-law, Tracy Whitaker, of Yorktown; and sister-in-law, Sylvia Woods, of Pulaski. Barbara had eight grandchildren, Justin (Jeanette) Coltrane, Jessica Coltrane, Joe Whiting, Sarah Topic (Leo), Olivia Tietjens-Duncan (Taylor), Gavin Carson, Savanna Carson, and M. R. Brown, Jr; nine great grandchildren, Ayla Rae Topic, Giovanni, Luca and Sophia Coltrane, Justin, Natalie and Ava Cox, and Noah Coltrane. Barbara loved her many nieces and nephews, including the children of Tracy and Fran Whitaker, and the children of L.A. and Sylvia Woods, and the children of David and Vivian Coltrane; and special friends, Alan and Gale Riley.Barbara loved her family and grandchildren and their annual trips to the Outer Banks. The family will receive friends Tuesday, Dec. 18, from 4-5:30 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home, Newport News. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with burial to follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family would like to express their appreciation to Heartland Hospice and Dawn Saunders and Cameshia Carnegie of Regency Rehab.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 16, 2018.
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"Dear Olivia, Special prayers to you and your family at this sad time. We love you! ..." Barbara James, VA
George Michael "Mike" Grimsley passed away at age 78 on December 10th, 2018 surrounded by loved ones in Smithfield, Virginia. Mike was born on October 26th, 1940, in Hampton, VA to George David and Mildred Slater Grimsley. He is survived by Roberta A. Grimsley (Bobbi), his loving wife of 50 years. Mike was a devoted father and grandfather and will be lovingly remembered by his son Brian (wife Stacey), and their daughter Olivia of Williamsburg, VA, his son Doug (wife Paula), and their three daughters Rachel, Maddie, and Caroline of Pittsburgh, PA, and his daughter Jennifer Grimsley Michaeli (husband Sagiv), and their son Elan and daughter Avia of Smithfield, VA. He will also be lovingly remembered by his brother David S. Grimsley (wife Lynn) of Yorktown, VA and their family. Mike was born and raised in Hampton, VA and graduated from Idaho Falls High School in Idaho Falls, ID in 1958. He attended and graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 1962 with a degree in naval architecture; serving in the corps of cadets and continued to serve with honor as a naval officer in the Vietnam War. He started his professional career at Electric Boat in Groton, CT and continued his career with 35 years of service at Newport News Shipbuilding. Mike loved spending time with his family and friends, to share a story, a laugh and a pint of Guinness. His favorite past times were playing tennis and sailing, especially on his wooden daysailer, Woodwind, which he handcrafted. Services will be held at the Peninsula Funeral Home in Newport News, Virginia on Friday December 14th at 5:00pm with reception to follow at Smithfield Station in Smithfield, VA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to Alzheimer's Association (www.alz.org) to advance research towards finding a cure for Alzheimer's and dementia. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at Riverside Healthy Living Community and Riverside Hospice for their thoughtful, loving care.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 13, 2018.
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"I am truly and deeply sorry for your loss. My warmest condolences go out to the family..." K C
George Michael “Mike” Grimsley passed away at age 78 on December 10th, 2018 surrounded by loved ones in Smithfield, Virginia. Mike was born on October 26th, 1940, in Hampton, VA to George David and Mildred Slater Grimsley. He is survived by Roberta A. Grimsley (Bobbi), his loving wife of 50 years. Mike was a devoted father and grandfather and will be lovingly remembered by his son Brian (wife Stacey), and their daughter Olivia of Williamsburg, VA, his son Doug (wife Paula), and their three daughters Rachel, Maddie, and Caroline of Pittsburgh, PA, and his daughter Jennifer Grimsley Michaeli (husband Sagiv), and their son Elan and daughter Avia of Smithfield, VA. He will also be lovingly remembered by his brother David S. Grimsley (wife Lynn) of Yorktown, VA and their family. Mike was born and raised in Hampton, VA and graduated from Idaho Falls High School in Idaho Falls, ID in 1958. He attended and graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in 1962 with a degree in naval architecture; serving in the corps of cadets and continued to serve with honor as a naval officer in the Vietnam War. He started his professional career at Electric Boat in Groton, CT and continued his career with 35 years of service at Newport News Shipbuilding. Mike loved spending time with his family and friends, to share a story, a laugh and a pint of Guinness. His favorite past times were playing tennis and sailing, especially on his wooden daysailer, Woodwind, which he handcrafted. Services will be held at the Peninsula Funeral Home in Newport News, Virginia on Friday December 14th at 5:00pm with reception to follow at Smithfield Station in Smithfield, VA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org) to advance research towards finding a cure for Alzheimer’s and dementia. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at Riverside Healthy Living Community and Riverside Hospice for their thoughtful, loving care.
Continue to obituary Published in The Virginian Pilot on December 14, 2018.
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Katherine C. Patrinely, 90, fell asleep in the Lord on December 8, 2018, in Williamsburg, Virginia. Katherine was born in Moultrie, Georgia. She grew up, married and started her family in Florida. She moved with her husband and family to New Jersey and then to Newport News, Virginia in the early 1970's. Katherine was the daughter of James and Zafiroula Carratt. She was predeceased by her loving husband Evan Patrinely, sisters Vula Trizonis and Fifi Marcus. She is survived by sons Brian Patrinely (Jennifer), Chris Patrinely (Tricia) and grandchildren. Katherine was a member of Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Newport News, Virginia, where she was a member of the Philoptochos Society and Daughters of Penelope (DOP). She was a founding member of the original DOP Greek Dance Group in the mid 1970's that performed throughout the area. The group showed the traditional clothing and dances from various regions of Greece. Katherine was an avid artist who loved to draw, paint and sculpt. Some of her works were shown at local art shows, winning several awards. Trisagion prayer service will be held for family and friends at Peninsula Funeral Home on Sunday, December 16 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Newport News, Virginia, or Hospice House & Support Care of Williamsburg.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 14, 2018.
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Shirley Jean Perchonok, 85, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018. Shirley was born in Decatur, Illinois to Harry W. and Mary T. Hagen on June 6, 1933. She grew up in Peoria, IL, graduated from Peoria High School, and then attended Bradley University. At Bradley, she was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority and was a dancer in many college show productions. She graduated from Bradley where she had met her future husband, Philip A. Perchonok. Philip and Shirley were married in September 1955. They moved to Oklahoma and then to Missouri. Shortly following, she left her beloved Midwest, and moved to their new home in Syracuse, NY. In 1968, they relocated to Newport News, VA. Shirley was a Peninsula resident for 50 years. She enjoyed working as an administrative assistant at the campus centers of Christopher Newport College and The College of William & Mary. Shirley was preceded in death by her father, Harry W. Hagen and mother, Mary T. Livengood. She is also preceded in death by her husband Philip A. Perchonok. Shirley is survived by her 4 children: Laura (Jeff) Zeigler; Lynne (Jim) Stalnaker; Jill (Paul) Jost; and her son David (Cindy) Perchonok. She is also survived by her 6 grandchildren: Kimberly, Treslyn, Andrea, Jake, Alisha, and Kristen; and by 4 great grandsons. She is survived by a sister, Mary Hagen; and 2 brothers, Henry (Karen) Hagen and Bob (Linda) Hagen.Shirley had accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior and attended Bethel Temple Church for many years. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 11 am at Peninsula Funeral Home in Newport News, VA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Peninsula Rescue Mission.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press from December 18 to December 20, 2018.
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"Awww, this is such a cute photo of her.. I enjoyed chatting with her at your family..." Patty Smith
Frances Currell Treakle Rountree, aged 92, of Newport News went home to be with the Lord on December 15, 2018.Frances was born to the late, Muriel and Eubank Treakle. She graduated Longwood Teachers College and taught at Warwick high school before she met and married Charles Lee Rountree Jr., making their home in Newport News, VA and had three children; Craig, Jeff and Susan. She loved to sew, cook, garden, played a great game of bridge, loved to ballroom dance and square dance with Charles Lee. Oh, did she love a good game of Scrabble (she made everyone follow the rules)! She endured many years of camping on Lake Gaston and getting sprayed by her boys on water skis. She wouldn't step foot in the boat unless she knew the water would be "slick as glass." She loved all of her many years owning her beach cottage on the OBX, always inviting friends and family to enjoy time with her. She spent a number of years taking cruises with friends, and visiting many places. She was affectionately known as "Fanny" to some but to her grandchildren and great-grandchildren she was Gaga or Grandma. Her dedication to her family shone through everything that she did, with her love and devotion serving as a beacon and example as to how a life should be lived. She had a sharp wit and would put you in your place while supporting and encouraging you to the highest. You always knew where you stood. Her faith was unwavering.Frances enjoyed being a substitute teacher for many years, making a difference in lots of little lives. For the last 16 years she lived at The Chesapeake Retirement Community where she was an Ambassador for them and served on the worship committee. She would be the first person to welcome and greet a newcomer to the community by presenting them with a loaf of her famous banana bread. She was a member of Warwick United Church of Christ and the Women's circle. She later joined First United Church of Christ in Hampton, VA.She was preceded too early in death by her beloved husband of 28 years, Charles Lee Rountree Jr. Frances is lovingly remembered by her sons, Craig Rountree, Jeff Rountree (Lori), her daughter, Susan Rountree Scott (Roger), and daughter-in-law Debbie Rountree. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Brandon Scott (Hannah), Cory Scott & Ryan Scott, Morgan Rountree, Cameron Rountree, Colton Nichols, Katelyn White (Josh), Tracie Eagle-Smith (Todd), Danielle Beaudry (James), and her great-grandchildren; Taylor Beaudry, Ava Scott, Silas Scott, Jesse Eagle, Katelyn Eagle, and Devon Smith. She is also survived by her sister Virginia Marshburn, sister-in-law Peggy Chesney (Ken), and sister-in-law, Barbara Rountree, as well as many nieces and nephews.We would like to thank the staff at The Chesapeake Retirement Community. We appreciate all of the kindness in taking care of mom the last few years. Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the Benevolence fund at The Chesapeake Retirement Community. Visitation will be at Peninsula Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Funeral service will be Thursday at Peninsula Funeral Home at 1:00 pm. Committal service will follow at Peninsula Memorial Park. Peninsula Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press from December 17 to December 18, 2018.
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" Susan What a beautiful tribute to your Mother. Sending prayers and hugs to you and your..." Miriam Souba
Emmerson Taylor Woolard, 90, husband of the late Helen Hudgins Woolard, passed away at home on December 7, 2018. Born April 18, 1928, in Washington, NC, he was the son of the late Charlie C. and Carrie Mae Atkins Woolard. He moved to Newport News in 1939 and graduated from Newport News High School in 1947 as a well-known track and football player with 17 scholarship offers. He made All State, All Southern, All Foreman's Field and All Peninsula. In 1947 he joined the 8th Air Force's 509th Bomb Squadron and was stationed in Roswell, NM where he was sent to Europe seeing most of the post war countries in his duties. He was particularly proud of his part of the Berlin Air Lift during his service. He returned to Roswell, NM where he taught instrument navigation and played for the Army Air Corps football team and was chosen for the All Air Force team multiple years. He also ran track for his squadron and ran a 100-yard dash in 9.7 seconds! While in New Mexico he met Helen Elizabeth Hudgins and they married in 1949. After being honorably discharged in 1950, he returned to home to work for Newport News Shipbuilding as a pipe fitter. He continued to enjoy sports as he umpired NNHS football from 1950-1960, coached little league baseball and football 1951-1953, and coached Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School football in 1960. He was a member of the Football Association of Referees. He retired from the shipyard as a general foreman in 1990. He loved to play golf and after his retirement worked at Newport News Golf Course as a marshal and starter for 19 years. Emmerson was a loving husband, father and friend. He is survived by his son Michael E. Woolard (Lois) of Farmville, VA, his daughter Cynthia L. Vega (Carl) of Newport News, VA, his daughter Lisa E. Massey (Steven) of Toano, VA, and his daughter Carolyn E. Blanchard (Wayne) of Smithfield, VA. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jonathan Gilliam and Krystal Thomas, Andrew and Taylor Blanchard, Austin, Cameron, Kailey and Evan Massey and great grandchildren Jonathon Woolard, Morgan and Ethan Gilliam, Victoria and Emily Thomas, Madison Blanchard and one more on the way. He is also survived by his sister, Elva Mae Boone and brother, Donald R. Woolard. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Helen, his grandson, Jeremy Woolard, his brothers, Cecil E. Woolard, Meredith L. Woolard, and Douglas M. Woolard; and sisters, Doris Faye Moore and Vivian Ann Swanson A visitation will be held on Friday December 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Boulevard, Newport News. A funeral mass will be held at St. Jerome Catholic Church on Saturday, December 15 at 10:00 a.m. with burial following at Peninsula Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, we request donations to go to the York County Fire Station #5 EMS, PO Box 532, Yorktown, VA 23690.
Continue to obituary Published in Daily Press on December 12, 2018.
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"Uncle Emmerson was a loving person always remember he smiling and telling the best..." Carrie Wainwright, VA
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