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Scheduled Funerals

Blake Daniel Smith

A celebration of life will be held on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 10 am at Tabernacle United Methodist Church 831 Poquoson Ave., Poquoson, VA co-officiated by Reverend Brent Staul of Tabernacle UMC and Jonathan Dimanche local missions pastor at LibertyLive Church. Please feel free to wear casual attire. There will be a light reception immediately following in the social hall.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation National Headquarters ATTN: Financial Operations 733 Third Avenue, Ste. 510 New York, NY 10017 or the York County Department of Fire and Life Safety P.O. Box 532, Yorktown, VA. 23692. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Margarete Marianne Kelly

Margarete will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Her love and giving heart will be truly missed.
Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.

John Cristopher (Cris) Schuszler

A memorial service will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Amory Funeral Home, 410 Grafton Drive, Yorktown, Virginia.

Lawrence John Hill

He will be laid to rest alongside his parents and other relatives at Holy Rosary Cemetery in Johnsonburg, PA on Saturday, July 13th. A local visitation will be held at Amory Funeral Home in Yorktown, VA on Tuesday, July 9th from 6:00pm – 8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Colonial National Historical Park in his memory.

Mary Gurd Davis

A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 11:00 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home. Interment will be in Parklawn Memorial Park

Raymond D. Coffield, Sr.

A memorial service with Military Honors will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 in Community Bible Church, Newport News. Local arrangements are by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Samuel Charles Worley

A memorial/wake service will be held at 7:30 pm on Friday, July 5, in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.
A funeral mass will be held at Noon on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Yorktown. Family and friends will gather following the service at 1:30 pm at Jo and Mimma’s Restaurant in Yorktown.

Ruth Joyce Kacmarek

A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 1, 2019 at NOON in Grafton Baptist Church. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

Nelma K. Kiser

Visitation will be Monday July 1, 2019 from 6-7:30pm at Amory Funeral Home and Family Funeral Service will be Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 2pm at McCowan Chapel, North Hazel Mtn Rd, Dante, VA

Donald “Donnie” Robert Collins

Viewing will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, from 6pm-8pm at Amory Funeral Home, 410 Grafton Dr., Yorktown, VA.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 2 pm at Grace Fellowship Church, 609 Aberdeen Rd., Hampton, VA.

Obdulia F. Torres

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 3rd, at St. Jerome’s Church on 116 Denbigh Blvd. in Newport News, VA. A Catholic funeral mass will be led by Father Patrick Baffour-Akoto and Deacon Eric Palm with a reception to follow. The interment will take place at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery in Suffolk, VA. at 3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Riverside Hospice Foundation; 12420 Warwick Blvd. Suite 6E; Newport News, VA 23606.

Lt. Col. Willard “Gene” Truskett

A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, June 28, 2019 in Arlington National Cemetery.

Virginia Turlington Rowe Wright

A visitation will be on Thursday from 7:00 to 8:00 PM at Amory Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, June 28, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ruth Padon, officiating. Burial will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345 or cancer.org., or American Kidney Foundation 1-800-638-8299 or www.kidneyfund.org

Wendell Gale Ayers

A memorial “get-together” to celebrated Wendell’s life will be held on Sunday June 30, at 1:00pm in the Carriage House at the Watermen’s Museum, 309 Water Street, Yorktown. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, Va.

Virginia Turlington Rowe Wright

Virginia Turlington Rowe Wright, 99, passed away on Monday, June 24, 2019. A funeral Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, June 28, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 7:00 to 8:00 PM in Amory Funeral Home.

Alisha Antoinette Cellinesi-Schultz

Friends and family are invited to gather for a funeral service on June 30, 2019 at 2:00pm at the Amory Funeral Home Chapel, 410 Grafton Drive, Yorktown, Virginia 23692.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations in “Memory of Alisha” may be made to: Amory Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1026, Grafton, Va., 23692.

Tiffany Ann Morgan

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday June 26, 2019, in Peninsula Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Amory Funeral Home from 12:30 to 1:30 prior to the graveside service.

William (Bill) Willoughby

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Grafton Baptist Church, 5440 George Washington Memorial Highway, Grafton, VA 23692. Dress is casual but appropriate.
Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.

Robert Harold Krause

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, June 22 at Resurrection Luteran Church and School. The family will receive friends at a reception following the service in the church social hall. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Resurrection Lutheran Church and School, 765 J Clyde Morris Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Marion Janette Beasley

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, June 17, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Grafton Christian Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Bonnie Lee (Maupin) Ashburn

A memorial service in celebration of her life will be held at 2:00pm Saturday, June 22nd at Yorkminster Presbyterian Church (6218 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Yorktown, VA 23692) followed by a brief reception. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Yorkminster Presbyterian Church, or to a charity of your choosing.”

Alice Rose Harbison Hansford

The funeral will be held 11:00 AM on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in Zion United Methodist Church, Seaford and burial will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News, VA. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service.
Memorials may be made to The Gideons International, Peninsula North Gideon Group, PO Box 6373, Newport News, VA 23606 or Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC. 28201. Arrangements are being handled by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Valerie Jean Gallagher

A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in St Joan of Arc Catholic Church. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in Amory Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St Joan of Arc, the church mom so loved.

Joyce Lockamon Collins

A funeral service will be held at 1:00PM on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 in Providence United Methodist Church with burial to follow in church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at her residence. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Kenneth Randal Pritchard

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 7:00 to 8:00 PM in Amory Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM in the Mausoleum chapel at Peninsula Memorial Park on Sunday June 9, 2019.

Larry Dale Stauty

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 in Olivet Christian Church. The family will receive friends following the service. Burial will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to vva.org (Vietnam Veterans Association). Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, Va.

Deborah Jean Scaturico

The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6-8 PM and Friday from 2-4 PM in Amory Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 6:00 PM on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be private in Peninsula Memorial Park, Newport News, VA.
Memorials may be made to the Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 21301 S. Tamiami Trail Ste 320 PMB 226, Estero, FL. 33928.

K. Roger (Red) Bean

A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in Warwick Memorial United Methodist Church 38 Hoopes Road, Newport News. A reception will follow the service. Arrangements are by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Ruth Mae Garland Duley

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Crooks Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Lisa Barbery officiating. An Eastern Star Service will be held at 7:00 pm on Friday, June 7, at Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Friday, at the funeral home. Interment will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, June 10, at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, VA.
Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Ryan Demitrius Hendron

The family will receive friends from 6 to7 PM on Friday, May 31, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Nedra Mae Hedgepeth

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 31, 2019 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. Interment will follow in Parklawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in Amory Funeral Home. Memorial may be made to the Seaford Christian Church Building Fund, Seaford, Va.

Buena Mae Spurling Phillips

A service will be held at the World Outreach Worship Center in Newport News on Saturday, June 1 at 10am. A reception will immediately follow at the Seaford Woman’s Club. Interment will be privately held. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

Charles Lewis Garrison

A private graveside service in Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton. Arrangements are by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Mary Georgalas

A Trisagion will be held Tuesday, May 28th at 6:00pm at Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 29th at 11:00am with burial immediately following at Peninsula Memorial Park in Newport News.

Bertha V. Lemle

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 2:00 PM in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Chesapeake, VA. Arrangements are being handled by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.

Dwight Douglas Miles

Yorktown – Dwight Douglas Miles, 67, of Yorktown, passed away unexpectedly, on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Service Pending

Bethany Forrest Hogg

Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 240, Seaford, VA 23696. Arrangements are being handled by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.

Beverly Ann Sothcott

A celebration service will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday, May 24, 2019 in Northside Christian Church, Yorktown, by Rev. Larry Jones. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Associations, 4669 South Blvd #103, Virginia Beach, VA 23452. Local arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Victoria Capid David

The family will receive friends and family on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in Bethel Chapel. The viewing will start at 1:00 PM, followed by funeral mass at 2:00 PM by Father Robert Bruno. A graveside service will be held at a later date in Mangalit Cemetery, Mabalacat City, Philippines. Please join the family in the reception room following the services. Local arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, Virginia.

William George Von Wald

A memorial service will be held at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends following the service.

Margaret Mixson Freeman Cramer

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, May 20, 2019 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton with Rev. David Magruder, officiating. The family will receive friends one prior to the service starting at 10:00 AM. Burial will be private in Parklawn Memorial Park
In lieu of flowers donation maybe made to the Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400 McLean, VA 22102. Local arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Lucia Hilario Duran

The family will receive friends on Sunday from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at Amory Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 AM on Monday, May 20, 2019 at St Joan of Arc Catholic Church with Father Mike Joly, officiating. Inurnment will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 10:00 am at St Joan of Arc Catholic Church Columbarium. Local arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton.

Charles Edward Cuthrell

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at First Christian Church, Todds Lane, Hampton, Va. In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to First Christian Church, 1458 Todds Lane Hampton, 23666. Local arrangements are by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, VA.

Hubert Kenneth “Butch” Peebles, II

A Celebration of Life service and reception will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, May 13, 2019 at Northside Christian Church, 1300 George Washington Memorial Highway, Yorktown. The family will receive friends on Sunday, May 12, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Amory Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers a memorial donation can be made in Butch’s name to Northside Christian Church.

Linwood Joseph Anderson

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019 in the chapel of Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. The family will receive friends after the service.

James Lloyd Forester, Sr.

A graveside service with Military Honors will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in Peninsula Memorial Park.

Arthur Edmund Layne, Sr.

A Funeral Service and burial will be held at Providence United Methodist Church on Wednesday May 8, 2019 at 10 a.m. A reception will follow in PUM Social Hall. Refreshment will be served. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the PUM Church are requested. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home, Grafton, Va.

Steven Saxon Delozier

The family will receive friends on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in Amory Funeral Home, Grafton. Burial will be private. Memorials maybe made to the charity of your choice.

Howard Saxon Kerpelman

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, May 12, 2019 in Amory Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.

Charlotte Long Paschall

A memorial service will be held at 3PM on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at St Mark Lutheran Church. Inurnment will be at a later in the church columbarium. Memorial may be made to American Cancer Society

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