Lisa Monzelle Dixon, 46, of Yorktown, died January 19, 2016. A gathering of family and friends will begin at noon, Wednesday, February 17, at Whiting’s Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Masonic Burial Grounds, Yorktown. Please express condolences to the family at Whiting’s Funeral Home. To view the full list of WYDaily obituaries, click here.
David Russell Futrell, 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 12, 2016, at Patriots Colony in Williamsburg. He was preceded in death by his parents; six siblings; many of his friends; and his wife of 42 years, Catherine (Kit) O’Shea Futrell. He was born in Dover, Tenn., on November 21, 1922, to John A. and […]
Nyla June Wallace Spitzer, of Williamsburg, died at 11 a.m. February 12, 2016. She was born on February 18, 1926, in Clymer, N.Y., the daughter of Blaine J. and Ethel Eldridge Wallace. She was a graduate of Clymer Central School, State University of New York, Cortland, and held a M.Ed from St. Boneventure University. She […]
Stanley J. Dry, known to family and friends as “Mike” or “Pa,” passed away February 12, 2016, peacefully and with a smile on his face. Mike was born in Liverpool, England, in 1938. He immigrated to the United States and proudly became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1965. Mike married the love of his life, […]
Amos “Jack” Jackson Williamson, 68, passed away on Thursday, February 11, 2016. Jack was a native of Holden, West Virginia, and a resident of Yorktown since 1980. Proudly serving 22 years in the U.S. Air Force, he retired in 1987 as master sergeant and a Vietnam veteran. His expertise in disaster preparedness led him to the […]
Otto, known to family and friends as “Dutch,” passed away from cancer February 10, 2016. Dutch was born in Toledo, Ohio, July 3, 1933, the only child of Otto and Marie Beckhoff. He graduated from the University of Toledo in 1956 and later received his master’s degree from George Washington University while serving in the […]
Retired U.S. Navy Captain Robert Wythe Davis died on February 7, 2016, in Williamsburg. He was born in Yorktown on September 12, 1931, to the late John Robert and Virginia Nimmo Davis. Family and friends fondly remember him as “Sommie” or “Ace.” He attended Yorktown Elementary School through the seventh grade and then attended Morrison […]
Tyrus Raymond Ryan Jr., 81, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Tyrus was a native of Roseland, Ontario, Canada, and a Peninsula resident since 1962. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force and retired as a master sergeant at Fort Eustis in 1997. He was an avid bowler, and will be […]