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Lorraine Eleanor Murray, 89, WWII stenographer with Women’s Air Corps

Lorraine Eleanor Murray, 89, WWII stenographer with Women’s Air Corps

Lorraine Eleanor Murray, of Yorktown, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, after a period of ill health at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, surrounded by her large and loving family. She…

John W. Garey, 57, Colonial Williamsburg golf course maintenance employee

John W. Garey, 57, Colonial Williamsburg golf course maintenance employee

John W. Garey, of Williamsburg, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at the age of 57. He was employed by Colonial Williamsburg in golf course maintenance. John is survived by a…

Edith M. Cowles, 77, security guard for many years

Edith M. Cowles, 77, security guard for many years

Edith M. Cowles, of Williamsburg, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2014, at the age of 77. Her life began on Feb. 4, 1937, the daughter of the late Emma and Lloyd…

Daniel ‘Danny Boy’ B. McCann, 57, remembered as compassionate and thoughtful

Daniel ‘Danny Boy’ B. McCann, 57, remembered as compassionate and thoughtful

Daniel “Danny Boy” B. McCann, a lifelong Newport News resident, died Sept. 27, 2014, at the age of 57. He was born Dec. 11, 1956, in Germany at a U.S.…

Charles ‘Charlie’ Arthur Henry, 90, known for pristine and bountiful vegetable garden

Charles ‘Charlie’ Arthur Henry, 90, known for pristine and bountiful vegetable garden

Charles “Charlie” Arthur Henry, of Williamsburg, died peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, after a rich and meaningful life. He was 90. Born in Mount Jackson on Sept. 23, 1924,…

James C. ‘Jimmy’ Gray, 75, master mechanic who taught himself to play keyboard

James C. ‘Jimmy’ Gray, 75, master mechanic who taught himself to play keyboard

James C. “Jimmy” Gray, of Toano, better known as “Charlie Brown,” died Oct. 9, 2014, with his family by his side at the Medical College of Virginia, Richmond. He was…

Dr. Allan J. Zuckerwar, 80, well-respected, award-winning NASA research scientist

Dr. Allan J. Zuckerwar, 80, well-respected, award-winning NASA research scientist

Dr. Allan J. Zuckerwar, of Williamsburg, died Oct. 13, 2014, after a long and courageous fight with pancreatic cancer. He was 80. He was born in New York City on…

John Shostak, 78, proud of work on US Army Aviation’s helicopter radar, ‘Longbow’

John Shostak, 78, proud of work on US Army Aviation’s helicopter radar, ‘Longbow’

John Shostak died Oct. 11, 2014, at the Hospice House & Support Care of Williamsburg. He was 78. He was born in Hartford, Conn., on Oct. 11, 1936. He was…

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