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  • "Dear Eric So very sorry to hear this sad news. Helga was..."
    - Olivia Brown
  • "Dear Eric - Lenore and I were so sorry to hear about your..."
    - Phil Garon
  • "Dear Eric, My heartfelt sympathies to you and your family. ..."
    - Lexie Ellis
  • "Dearest Eric, I join with so many others in sending to you..."
    - Gail West
  • "Dear Helga,we will miss you in THIS ,dear friend, Rest in..."
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8/14/1934 - 3/17/2014  

On Monday March 17, 2014 Helga L. Willis of Nokesville, VA. She is survived by her husband Eric Willis; their children Monika Robertie and her husband John Robertie and son Jake Robertie; step-son Nigel Willis and his wife Lori Willis; grandchildren Brittney Willis, Amanda Willis and Garrick Willis; She was predeceased by step-son Martin Willis; grandchild Eric Willis and His wife Megan Willis, great grand children Owen and Ella Willis. Memorial services will be held at Asbury United Methodist Church, 14113 Fleetwood Dr., Nokesville, VA at 11 a.m., Saturday April 12. Born in MCUnited States Navy as an ensign in 1955. After her enlistment she married and gave birth to her daughter Monika in 1961. Helga became a federal civil servant where she worked at NASA, Department of Defense and the FCC attaining the grade of GS 15. In 1980 she followed the love of her life, Eric Willis, to Paris. They married in 1981. They continued in Paris while traveling the world together. In 1985 they returned to Arlington, VA and settled into what would be their retirement home. Their passion for traveling the world continued on. In the process many great friends were found and wonderful memories made. In lIeu of flowers, the family requests that a donation in her name be made to the ASPCA or your local animal shelter..

Published in The Washington Post from Apr. 10 to Apr. 12, 2014
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