obituaries

Marilyn M. Steere

Marilyn M. Steere, 82 Born in Hartford, Connecticut in 1934 to Merrill and Mary LeGeyt, Marilyn was raised in the town of Wickford, RI where she graduated from High School, participating in sports and was a majorette. She met her future husband, Clarence (Bud) Steere of 62 yrs, in High School, where she “scared him […]

Juanita Fletcher Taylor

Juanita Fletcher Taylor, 66, of Stephens City died Sunday, September 18, 2016 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center. She was born September 26, 1949 in Winchester the daughter of Hollis and Helen Fletcher. She was married to Robert E. Taylor, Jr. for 31 years. Juanita loved her cats and would regularly feed the squirrels […]

Sandra Kay Carper Reedy

Sandra Kay Carper Reedy, 66, of Winchester died Monday, September 5, 2016 in Winchester Medical Center. A funeral will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 16, 2016 in Salem Church of the Brethren, Stephens City. Arrangements are by Phelps Funeral & Cremation Service.

Samuel Mark Chandler

Samuel Mark Chandler, 75, of Fort Valley died Monday, September 5, 2016 in the VA Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV. He was born September 16, 1940 in Peterstown, WV the son of Jack and Hazelle Duff Chandler. He was a pilot in the US Navy and also a project manager for several construction companies. He is […]

Joe Luther Lyda

Joe Luther Lyda, 74, of Stephens City, VA, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 22, 2016. He was born April 17, 1942 in Henderson, NC the son of Paul and Sara Warren Lyda. He was married to Gladys V. “Tina” Lyda. Joe loved to work outside and watch things grow. He worked […]

Violet Marie Ferrell

Violet Marie Ferrell, 83, of Gerrardstown, WV died peacefully, surrounded by her friends and family on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in her residence. She was born March 16, 1933 in Gore, VA the daughter of Carson and Mary Sirbaugh Miller. She was married to Fulton “Bud “Ferrell. In addition to her husband, she is survived […]

Stephanie Ann Koontz

Stephanie Ann Koontz, 66, of Winchester died Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Hilltop House Assisted Living. She was born February 22, 1950 in Michigan the daughter of Ross and Dorothy Lincoln Percifield. She is survived by her children Katherine Fune and her husband Bobby of Cross Junction and Bobby Koontz and his wife Tracy of […]

Robert “Dennis” Moran

Robert “Dennis” Moran, 64, of Winchester died Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at Blue Ridge Hospice. He was born March 10, 1952 in Winchester, VA the son of Edward and Ann Golightly Moran. Mr. Moran was raised by his maternal grandparents, Frank and Violet Golightly. He was an adventurous and hardworking man; who, by the age […]

Ira Franklin Shingleton

Ira Franklin Shingleton, 77, of Berryville died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Blue Ridge Hospice. He was born August 17, 1938 in Hampshire Co, WV the son of Riley T and Daisy Helmick Shingleton. He was married to Iva V. Seal. Mr. Shingleton was a jolly man who enjoyed music, his computer and watching wild […]

Gerald Edward “Jerry” Engman

Gerald Edward “Jerry” Engman, 72, of Winchester, formerly of Warren, PA died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in Winchester Medical Center. He was born October 7, 1943 in Erie, PA the son of Edward and Maxine Carlson Engman. He was married to Carol Pollaro Engman for 48 years. Jerry was a Lifetime Member of the Chautauqua […]

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Winchester, VA 22604
Phone: (540) 722-2424

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Winchester, VA 22601

Michael R. Phelps
Owner/Manager, Funeral Director

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Associate, Monument Consultant

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