Obituaries

Obituaries, Week of Dec. 11, 2014: Bayer and Coates

Posted on December 11, 2014 at 12:07 pm

Doris Lee Bayer, 89, of Midlothian, passed away Dec. 6, 2014. Doris was the daughter of Leland and Ella Cook. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick W. Bayer, Md. and her son, David Carleton Bayer. She is survived by her sons, Frederick W. Bayer II and Jerry L. Bayer; three grandchildren, Stacy Depner, Rebecca Bayer and Frederick W. Bayer III; and her sister, Mary Stewart Rayburn. Doris

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  • Obituaries, Week of Nov. 27, 2014: Smith

    Posted on November 26, 2014 at 1:04 pm

    John William “Bill” Smith, of Ashland, passed away Nov. 23, 2014. He was the son of the late Thomas and Woodress Smith. He was preceded in death by a brother, Steven Smith. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Betty Smith; daughter, Betty Moring (Michael); three grandchildren, Adam, Todd and Blair; and a host of cousins. Bill was a business man in Ashland and was known by many.

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  • Obituaries, Week of Nov. 20, 2014: DePanicis, Nelson, Smith and Traylor

    Posted on November 20, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Kathleen Valentine DePanicis, 90, entered into eternal rest Nov. 12, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Carl J. DePanicis Sr. She is survived by her children, Carl J. DePanicis Jr. of Ashland, and Mary Catherine Allard of Bensalem, Pa. and her husband, Ned; her beloved grandson, Andrew C. DePanicis and his wife, Emily; her foster brother, John C. Hodges of Miami, Fla.; her dedicated

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  • Obituaries, Week of Nov. 13, 2014: Ambrosen and Minton

    Posted on November 13, 2014 at 1:43 pm

    Dana Roy Ambrosen, 68, died Nov. 4, 2014, after a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Elsie Ambrosen, and his best friend, Bobby Hayes. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Anna Belle, a step son, Terry Henley and step grandchildren, Travis and Sarah Henley, a sister Anita Bradley and a number of loyal and devoted friends. Dana attended Old Dominion University

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  • Obituaries, Week of Nov. 6, 2014: Humes, Newton, Robertson and Skaggs

    Posted on November 6, 2014 at 4:01 pm

    Clyde S. Humes, 53, of Hanover, passed away suddenly but peacefully in his home Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. He was predeceased by his father, Andrew and brother, Wally. Clyde is survived by his wife, Frances L. Humes; children, Stephanie, Elizabeth (Harry) and Gary (Renee’); six grandchildren, Maddy, Joe-Joe, Hayden, Eliana, Leona, and Gabriel; mother, Frances; brother, Jack; sister, Myanna; mother-in-law, Mary Lane and numerous other relatives and friends. Clyde graduated

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  • Obituaries, Week of Oct. 30, 2014: Humes and Pleasants

    Posted on October 31, 2014 at 10:26 am

    Clyde S. Humes, 53, of Hanover, passed away suddenly, but peacefully, in his home Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. He was predeceased by his father, Andrew; and brother, Wally. Clyde is survived by his wife, Frances L. Humes; children, Stephanie, Elizabeth (Harry) and Gary (Renee); eight grandchildren, Maddy, Joe-Joe, Hayden, Elaine, Leona, Gabriel, Katlyn and Jessica; mother, Frances; brother, Jack; sister, Myanna; mother-in-law, Mary Lane and numerous other relatives and friends.

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  • Obituaries, Week of Oct. 16, 2014: Akers, Higgins, Martin, Rose, Williamson and Zeno

    Posted on October 16, 2014 at 2:11 pm

    Maxine Snyder Akers, beloved mother, wife, and grandmother, went home to be with the Lord, Oct. 7, 2014. She died peacefully at home with family present. She was preceded in death by her five siblings. Born Oct. 19, 1920, in Bedford County, Pa., she was the daughter of Owen Snyder and Olive Maye Shaw. In September of 1940, she married Watson Jay Akers, who preceded her in death Oct. 30,

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