New River Valley, Virginia

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Dear Bill and Jeanne,
There are no words that can adequately express my sorrow for the loss of Anne. I pray that the Good Lord will give comfort and peace to you and your family.

We will remember Anne for Anne and that is why her passing is felt so deeply by so many. Our hearts are broken, and you, her family, are constantly in our thoughts and prayers.

We are heartbroken for you as you cope with this terrible loss. You have our deepest sympathy. Jeanne and Dave Roper

Dear Bill and Jeanne:
May your grief become bearable sometime in the future, and may Adelina be a comfort to you as she grows into a woman.


For several weeks when Anne was recovering from Chemo and was with her parents in Blacksburg, I spent time with her and her mother painting! Jean had asked me to come teach. The sessions were so wonderful, I believe for all three of us! There was no doubt that Anne had talent yet her inner beauty flowed into each watercolor piece she did! I loved her for her willingness to look forward with hope! I thank God that I had those wonderful times with this lovely young woman! Her spirit has...

Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. May you forever take comfort with the wonderful memories of Annes.

My son had Ms. Gagliano as his 1st grade teacher at CPS. He adored her and still talks to this day (now in 4th grade) how she was one of his favorites! What an amazing impact and blessing she was for so many children and families. We are thinking of the entire family as you both celebrate her and miss her. You are in our thoughts and prayers. The Grimes Family

She is my daughters 1st grade teacher at BES .What a wonderful,kind hearted teacher she was. To god we all belong.Rest in Peace.
My deepest sympathy and condolences.

Lord, I pray that you give this family that peace that passeth all understanding and hope in knowing that they will see Anne again some day. In Jesus' name I pray. Amen. Isaiah 57:1-2


ANNE's Obituaries

 ANNE FINLEY GAGLIANO (Age 33)  Of Rockville, MD, died September 10, 2013. She was the daughter of Rev. William M. Finley and Rev. Jeanne Torrence Finley of Blacksburg, VA. Born in Danville, VA, she taught first grade at Bethesda Elementary School, Bethesda, MD. In addition to her...

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