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Hemphill, Clive W.  
    CLIVE W. HEMPHILL   Clive Wayne Hemphill of Fredericksburg, VA, formerly of Gatesville and Red Rock, Texas, started his final walk home to his Lord on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Wayne, as he was known to his family, was born November 7, 1933 in Gatesville to the late, Elvin and Verna Hemphill. He had two brothers, Estil Elvin Hemphill and Murvil Vernon Hemphill, who both preceded him in his death. Wayne grew up among extended family and his family meant a lot to him. He enlisted into the United States Marine Corps in 1951. He served during the Korean War and served two tours in the Vietnam War. He proudly served for twenty-two years with the Marine Corps and then worked for ten years with the Department of Defense. Wayne was married to Lona Crosby from 1955 to 1979. Their first child, Lona, died as an infant. Surviving children include, Wesley Wayne Hemphill, of Rosharon, TX and Nona Hemphill Rector, of Fredericksburg. Wayne was married to Brenda Faye Wells from 1985 to 2007. They had no children. Wayne is also survived by seven grandchildren, Kelly Rector, Brian Rector, Molly Hemphill Murdock, Gabriel Kurczyn, Sara Hemphill Laughlin, Mark Rector, and Zachery Hemphill; and one great grandchild, Evalyn Laughlin. He loved them all greatly. Wayne''s family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at Found and Sons Funeral Chapel, 10719 Courthouse Road, Fredericksburg. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at 1:00 p.m. in Quantico National Cemetery, Triangle, VA. In lieu of flowers, Wayne''s family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Girl Scouts of the USA at https:// donate.girlscouts.org/give or to the Boy Scouts of America at https:// aplacetogive.scouting.org/magento/index.php/give-to-national-scouting.html Online condolences may be expressed to Wayne''s family at foundandsons.com .  
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Herndon, William B.  
    WILLIAM B. HERNDON (Age 65)   On May 1, 2016 of District Heights, MD. Survived by his wife Sharon Ellis-Herndon; his children, Carlton and Carlos Herndon, Norman and Ernest Ellis, Lawrence Muskelly and Candyce Herndon; seven siblings, 17 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, many other relatives and friends. Visitation, Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. until service at 11 a.m. at Abyssinia Baptist Church, 4705 Addison Road, Capitol Heights MD. Interment Lincoln Cemetery. www.cedarhillfuneralhome.com  
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Kelly, Ann Gillespie  
    ANN GILLESPIE KELLY   Ann Gillespie Kelly On Monday, May 2, 2016 Wife of the late Jacques M. Kelly Loving mother of: Michael A. Kelly (Sarah) Adrianne P. Kelly Sean C. Kelly (Cathy) Jacqueline K. Collamore (Tom) Also survived by ten grandchildren Friends may call on Sunday, May 8, 2016 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Church of the Little Flower, 5607 Massachusetts Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20816, where Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday, May 9, 2016 at Noon. Interment, St. Ignatius Catholic Cemetery, Port Tobacco, Maryland. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 4200 Harewood Rd., NE Washington, DC. 20017, and to Benedictine Foundation, 14299 Benedictine Lane, Ridgely, MD 21660.
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Kirby, Virginia E.  
    Virginia E. Kirby (Age 89)   Passed away peacefully at her home, in Alexandria, VA, with her family by her side on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Virginia was preceded in death by her husband Donald L. Kirby, Sr. She is survived by her loving children, Sharon E. Borbon (Louis) and Donald L. Kirby, Jr. (Krista); sister-in-law of Warren Kirby (Alice Faye) and the late Curtis Kirby (Audrey). She is also survived by two grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Jefferson Funeral Chapel, 5755 Castlewellan Dr. Alexandria, VA on Tuesday, May 10 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m, where funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Interment Mt. Comfort Cemetery.
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Kramer, Beryl J.  
  BERYL J. KRAMER   Beryl J. Kramer, wife of Gerson B. Kramer, passed away at their home in Silver Spring, MD on Monday, May 2, 2016, from complications of cancer and diabetes. She was 85 years old.   Mrs. Kramer, who was born in Washington, D.C. , was an active supporter and volunteer for many community activities, such as the Rales Reading Tutoring Program in Montgomery County, MD, and the Franklin Knolls Community Association. She was a founder of the Maryland School of Art and Design in Silver Spring, MD.   Mrs. Kramer, a former Commodore of the Selby Bay Yacht Club, enjoyed boating on the Chesapeake Bay with her friends and family for many years. She was also active in the Sisterhood of Oseh Shalom in Laurel, MD.   Mrs. Kramer is survived by her husband, Gerson, and two daughters, Phyllis Kramer and Rachel Harris, as well as three grandchildren and two great-granddaughters.   Services will be held at Oseh Shalom synagogue at 7515 Olive Branch Way, Laurel, MD, at 11 a.m. Friday, May 6, 2016. Friends wishing to remember her can send contributions to the Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park, MD, or the Oseh Shalom Music and Arts fund.
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Lambert, William Franklin "Bill"  
  WILLIAM FRANKLIN LAMBERT "Bill"   William "Bill" Franklin Lambert, age 72 of Leesburg, VA died May 2, 2016. Born on May 20, 1943 in Leesburg he was the son of the late Claude (2001) and Lydia (2013) Lambert. Mr. Lambert was a lifelong resident of Loudoun County. Mr. Lambert worked at the Washington Post as a Distributor for over 35 years. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and hiking. Bill also enjoyed traveling, especially to the beach with his grandchildren and family on summer vacations.   Mr. Lambert is survived by his wife of 50 years, Magdalena Lambert of Leesburg, VA; his children Karen A. Powell and husband Don of Harrisonburg, VA; Mark Lambert and wife Lisa of Fredericksburg, VA; Erik Lambert and wife Rebecca of Washington, DC; sister Barbara J. Ward of Fredrick, MD; four grandchildren Zachary, Matthew, Jacob, Drew; and two nephews Patrick A. Lickey, Stephen B. Ward, Jr. He was predeceased by his parents and Sister Peggy Lambert (2005).   Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Hall Funeral Home, Purcellville, VA from 6 to 8 p.m. Services will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016, 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Lovettsville Cemetery.   Memorial contributions can be sent to the American Cancer Society or Loudoun Interfaith Relief. Please visit www.hallfh.com to express online condolences to the family.
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Lee, Anna Cheo  
    ANNA CHEO LEE   On Saturday, April 30, 2016. Wife of the late Yaw Shuin (Y.S.) Lee, mother of Benjamin I. Lee (Eileen Jayes Lee), and grandmother of Allison, Mary Beth, Kathryn, and Benjamin Michael. Anna was born on June 20, 1921 in Nanking, China to Grace and Thomas Cheo. She was the fourth of six children. In 1946, after graduating from St. John''s University in Shanghai, Anna emigrated to the U.S. on a troop ship and spent time in San Francisco, before traveling to Washington, DC, where she studied Economics at George Washington University. In November 1947, Anna married Y.S. and moved to New York, where she worked as a demographer with the United Nations for 35 years, once traveling to Ethiopia for a month. She is remembered for her elegance, her determined spirit, and her love of children. She was a fiercely loyal mother to her son, Ben, and daughter-in-law, Eileen, as well as a proud and loving grandmother to her four grandchildren. Memorial mass for family and friends will be celebrated at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Iona House, 4125 Albemarle St., N.W. Washington, DC, 20016.
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Levine, Barry Ira  
BARRY IRA LEVINE On Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Beloved son of the late Norman W. and Beatrice M. Levine, brother of Diane Ambur (Owen), Susan Levine, Larry Levine (Arthur Windreich) and Jody White. Uncle of Kara Pokras (Clinton Thomas), Jesse (Kait), Dylan, and Summer White, great uncle of Cameron, Calvin, and Cooper Thomas. A celebration of Barry''s life was held on May 1. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Montgomery County Humane Society, 601 South Stonestreet Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850, 240-252-2555.
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Lewis, Reese Phillip  
  REESE PHILLIP LEWIS   Reese Phillip Lewis of Arlington, Virginia, passed away on April 25, 2016 at age 60. He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Sullivan, his children, Reese Tyler, Cordelia Beverly, and Thomas Henry, and his siblings, Maureen Lewis of Arlington VA and Harry Lewis of San Francisco CA. Born in 1955 in Poland, where his parents, Reese and Virginia Lewis, served in the U. S. Foreign Service, Reese spent his childhood living abroad in Pakistan, Japan, Venezuela, Colombia, and Brazil. This experience instilled in him a lifelong love of experiential learning. A political scientist by training, he received his Ph.D. from Columbia University and spoke Spanish and Chinese. Reese held senior analyst posts in the CIA, where he served in regional and thematic areas, such as in the East Asian area and the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). He will be remembered for his infectious laugh that survived well into his many years battling dementia and his devotion to his family, his kids, and his black labs - Heigou and Maya. Reese traveled the world extensively, had a deep interest in global affairs, and enjoyed biking, hiking, kayaking, scuba diving, skiing, and bird watching. His extensive music and book collection reflected his wide range of interests and careful culling of the best in both. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made in memory of Mr. Reese P. Lewis at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine for Frontal Temporal Dementia Research. Please make checks payable to "Johns Hopkins Univ/Psychiatry/FTD Research" and mail to "Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 550 N. Broadway, Suite #914, Baltimore, MD 21205." website: www.hopkinsmedicine.org/psychiatry/about/charitable_giving A Memorial will be held on May 21 at 2 p.m. at the Hendry House in Arlington, VA.
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LUCAS, MICHAEL  
Of Washington, DC passed on April 25, 2016. He is survived by his wife, Robbyn Wherry; his son, Michael Edward; grandson, Tyree; his stepfather Roy Butler; his siblings Ronald Butler, Anthony Lewis; sisters Sheila Lucas and Larese Butler; his aunts Dean Staton and Betty Noble; his cousin Henry Bernard Jr. of Wilson, NC, LaShon (Peddie) Wallace, along with a host of loving nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Gladys, his mother Barbara Butler; his sister Alise Nicholson and brother Leroy Butler. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. at Valleybrook Community Church, 7065 Deepage Drive, Columbia, MD 21045. A private military interment for the family is planned.
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