Richmond Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via The Times Bulletin 

    Marta Zeigler LeRoy

    On Feb. 22, 2015, surrounded by family and friends, Marta succumbed to her second battle with cancer. She spent her last days in the beautiful home she and her husband built overlooking the Augusta Creek, watching the birds crowd around the bird feeder.

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  • Wednesday | via The Norwalk Daily Voice 

    Alberta Kealey, 93, Of Norwalk

    Born in 1922 and raised in Waverly, Va., Kealey moved to Richmond, Va., after high school to attend secretarial school and then moved to Washington, D.C., where she lived for seven years working for the War Department and, later, for IBM. It was in Washington at a state dance where she met her future husband, Warren, then a student at Georgetown Law School.

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  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via The Washington Post 

    At home with her memory

    Kent Ippolito, widower of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Claudia Emerson, in the backyard of their Richmond home. Emerson died in December of complications from colon cancer.

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  • Monday Feb 23 | via Southwest Times 

    James Daniel Fuller

    James Daniel Fuller , 79, of Hiwassee, Va., passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the Highland Ridge Rehab Center, Dublin, Va. Born Jan. 9, 1936, in Mecklenburg County, Va., he was the son of the late Daniel Brown Fuller and Zelma Blanks Fuller.

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  • Saturday Feb 21 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Henry Kralian

    Worcester - WORCESTER - Henry J. Kralian, a lifelong resident of Worcester, passed away on February 3, 2015 at the age of 93. He most recently resided at the St. Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center on Plantation St. in Worcester. He was born on May 1, 1921, son of Jacob and Mary Kralian.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via WNYC-AM New York 

    Tribute: Dean Smith

    The Basketball Hall of Fame declared Dean Smith a "coaching legend" - which he earned in the course of his 36-year coaching tenure at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. And while he had the ninth highest winning percentage of any men's college basketball coach, what's even more remarkable is that 96.6 percent of his athletes received their degrees.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via The Southside Sentinel 

    Savilla Seay Pleasants

    Savilla Seay Pleasants, 75, of Deltaville and Ashland, and formerly of Richmond, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2015, with her husband by her side.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via KMPH-TV Fresno 

    Former Va. 1st lady faces sentencing for corruption

    4, 2014, file photo, Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell arrives at federal court for the third day of jury deliberations in her corruption trial in Richmond, Va.

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  • Monday Feb 16 | via Style Weekly 

    Opportunity Slip

    Weird angles, too many materials and unfortunate massing make the Courtyard and Residence Inn complex a discombobulated mess in a handsome historic district. The green and burgundy, oversized, metallic signs read Courtyard Marriott and Residence Inn.

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  • Saturday Feb 14 | via Daily Dispatch 

    Obituaries, Feb. 15, 2015

    James Rubin "J.R." Penny, age 71, a resident of 171 Parrott Road, died Friday, February 13, 2015, at his home. Born in Halifax County on June 6, 1943, he was the son of the late Rubin Penny and Carrie Stanley Penny.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via Noozhawk 

    John McGibbon of Goleta, 1947-2015

    He was born in 1947 in Detroit, Mich., and as a child lived in Richmond, Va. He moved to Santa Barbara in 1965 and was part of the Mountain Drive community at that time.

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  • Friday Feb 13 | via The Mamaroneck Daily Voice 

    Sylvia Berking, Formerly Of Larchmont, 85

    Sylvia "Syl" Buell Sinclair Carr Berking, formerly of Larchmont and resident of Midlothian, Va. died Saturday, Feb. 7. She was 85. Berking was born in Germantown, Pa., Aug. 28, 1929.

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  • Wednesday Feb 11 | via Daily Journal 

    Ruth Joan Kalugyer, Richmond

    Born Feb. 21, 1929, in Union County, to Wayne C. and Daisy Powell Lake, Ruth lived most of her life in Richmond. She was a 1947 graduate of Alquina High School and graduated from Indiana Beauty College, where she became a licensed hairdresser.

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  • Tuesday Feb 10 | via Marshall County Tribune-Courier 

    Patsy Joyce Gillihan

    Mrs. Patsy Joyce Gillihan, 81, of Benton passed away Friday, February 6 at 8:55 p.m. at Baptist Health in Paducah. She was born Sunday, January 7, 1934 in Sharpe.

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  • Sunday Feb 8 | via Collider 

    the Walking Dead Recap: "What Happened and What...

    When last we left AMC's The Walking Dead , some people died , some people cried, and the rest carried on with their lives. One big step in being able to do that includes the burial of Beth Greene, and the grieving that goes along with it.

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  • Sunday Feb 8 | via Monterey County Herald 

    'The Walking Dead' recap: OMG, not another one

    "The Walking Dead" returned Sunday night, just one week after the Super Bowl, and we're already flagging the show for unnecessary roughness. I'm talking, of course, about the way the producers/writers handled the death of our beloved Tyreese. 3 comments

  • Saturday Feb 7 | via International Business Times 

    'The Walking Dead' Season 5, Episode 9 Spoilers: Whe...

    It is time to bring back the dead. Rick Grimes and his team are ready to pick up the pieces from what happened in the midseason finale.

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  • Thursday Feb 5 | via WTVR Richmond 

    Why this couple moved to Richmond to care for kids t...

    Josh and Julia Kuiper are a one-of-a-kind couple. The Kuipers and their one-month-old daughter Caroline moved to Virginia from Atlanta last year to become Teaching Parents in a group setting at the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls in Henrico.

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  • Wednesday Feb 4 | via WRVA-AM Richmond 

    Driver Killed In School Bus Crashed Identified

    Richmond, Va. We're learning more about the man killed when his car was hit by a Chesterfield school bus.

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  • Nov 15, 2014 | via WRIC-TV Richmond 

    #MEGSMILES Runners Will Complete Marathon in Honor o...

    Competitors from all over the country all running the Anthem Richmond Marathon in memory of Hanover runner Meg Menzies. The mother of three was on a morning run back in January with her husband when she was struck and killed by an alleged drunk driver.

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