Shirley Ann (Himelright) Brill(1939-2012)

Shirley Ann Brill, age 73, of Star Tannery, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

A funeral service will be conducted 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Gravel Springs Lutheran Church with Pastor Sonya Williams-Giersch officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Brill was born March 3, 1939 in Lebanon Church, a daughter of the late Erol Leslie and Ruby Ellen Lindamood Himelright. She was a homemaker, a member of Gravel Springs Lutheran Church and had been a team member and volunteer for the for the past 13 years.

Surviving are her husband, Raymond E. Brill; her son, Dennis Odell Brill and companion, Peggy Bell Lafollette of Star Tannery; her daughter, Rosie Bell Brill Graber and husband Shawn L. of Star Tannery; three sisters, Betty L. Vaughn of Winchester, Patsy R. Wymer of Strasburg and Dorothy E. Miller of Middletown; and a brother, Robert H. Miller of Middletown.

She was preceded in death by a number of brothers.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Johnson, Johnny Mumaw, Pat Chewning, Bill Reynolds and John Rand, Sr. and John Rand, Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Donnie Semler, Von Himelright, Wayne Himelright, Billy Rudolph, Steve Helsley, Dwayne Madigan and Matt Helsley.

The family will receive friends at Stover Funeral Home, 177 N. Holliday Street, Strasburg on Friday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and will meet at the church at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Memorials may be made to Gravel Springs Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 116, Star Tannery, VA 22654 or the , 2654 Valley Avenue, Suite B, Winchester, VA 22601.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily from Oct. 11 to Oct. 12, 2012