Elizabeth Helene Herring, 64, of Bedford, died Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Jersey City, NJ on May 28, 1949 a daughter of the late Albert Pileggi and Elizabeth Anastasia Lipovsky Pileggi. She was a communicant of Resurrection Catholic Church in Moneta. Elizabeth was previously employed at Trinity Ecumenical Parish in Moneta and Carter-Wallace Pharmaceuticals in Cranbury, NJ. She was a CCD teacher at Immaculate Conception School in Spotswood, NJ for over 20 years. Elizabeth was an avid volunteer for many organizations and enjoyed spending time with her family, gardening, cooking, playing the piano, and taking care of her many pets. She is survived by her devoted husband of 46 years, John Herring; two sons, John Albert Herring and wife, Josephine; David Maurice Herring; two daughters, Lisabeth Painchaud and husband, Kevin; Sarah Agoglia and husband, Rocco; six grandchildren, Melissa, Kathryn, John, Kevin, Madelyn, and Ryan; two brothers, Anthony Pileggi and wife, Suzanne; Albert Pileggi and wife, Nina; a special aunt, Vilma â€œAunt Billieâ€ Liposky; close friend, Cookie Manara; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Memorials may be made to Bedford Hospice Care, 1621 Whitfield Dr. Bedford, VA 24523. A Funeral Service will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at Resurrection Catholic Church, 15343 Moneta Rd. Moneta, with Deacon Chris Barrett officiating. Burial will immediately follow in the church cemetery. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.
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Published in Bedford Bulletin from Sept. 25 to Sept. 26, 2013