James Richard Manuel

James Richard Manuel, 71, of Stephens City died Tuesday, October 6, 2015 in his residence. He was born March 13, 1944 in Winchester, the son of John E. and Jessie Brady Manuel. He was married to Betsy Luttrell Manuel for 47 years. He recently retired but had worked as a security officer for the government. […]

Albert Anthony Trago

Albert A. (Tony) Trago, 50, of Winchester died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in Frederick County, VA as a result of a motor vehicle accident. He was born November 28, 1964 the son of Martha Smith Jacques and Harry F. Trago, Sr. in Chester County, PA. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his […]

Gwynneth Virginia Fishel

Gwynneth Virginia Fishel, 15, of Stephens City died Monday, September 28, 2015 at the University of Virginia Medical Center. She was born March 30, 2000 in Fishersville the daughter of Roger L. Fishel Jr. and Karen C. Fishel. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her siblings Justin Christian, Faith Fishel, Haley Baldwin, […]

Kathleen Mary Szymkowiak

Kathleen Mary Szymkowiak, 65, of Boyce, died Friday, October 2, 2015 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center, Winchester. She was born January 20, 1950 in New York, NY the daughter of Jack and Nora O’Shea Moore. She is survived by her husband, Alan R. Szymkowiak, Sr. A celebration of her life will be at […]

Carl Anthony Spencer

Carl Anthony Spencer, 81, of Winchester, died Saturday, September 26, 2015 in the VA Medical Center, Martinsburg, WV. He was born September 5, 1934 in Frock, WV the son of Grant I. and Vivian Smith Spencer. Mr. Spencer served in the US Army. He was married to Hilda Belford Spencer who is deceased. Mr. Spencer […]

Blanche Dolansky Young

Blanche Dolansky Young, 92, of Stephens City, passed away September 22, 2015 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center, Winchester. Private arrangements are by Phelps Funeral & Cremation Service.

Merritt Anne Nicely

Merritt Anne Nicely, 46, of Winchester, died Sunday, September 6, 2015 in Winchester Medical Center. She was born January 3, 1969 in Waynesboro, VA the daughter of John Ray and Dorothy Elick Nicely. Surviving are a son, Andrew D. Nicely of Winchester; her mother, Dorothy Nicely of Winchester; her father, John Ray Nicely of Waynesboro, […]

Roberta Gale Hollomon

Roberta Gale Hollomon, 59, of Winchester died Monday, September 7, 2015 in her residence. She was born June 25, 1956 in La Porte, Indiana the daughter of Robert and Dorothy Allen Fritzen. Arrangements will be private.

Quentin Lee Blowe

Quentin Lee Blowe, 25, of Winchester passed away Monday, August 31, 2015 at MCV Hospital in Richmond, VA. He was born July 19, 1990 the loving son of Norman Blowe Jr. and Mardesky Blowe. Quentin, an avid Redskins fan and devoted father, will be remembered for his funny jokes, attractive smile, “Denny-Hunter” humor and nicknames […]

Jason Lee Rood

Jason Lee Rood, 58, of Stephens City died Monday, August 17, 2015 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center. He was born August 24, 1956 in Mobile, AL. the son of Edwin and Winifred Rider Rood. He married Lisa A. Rood on October 16, 2004. Professionally, he owned A-Z Handyman Service. In addition to his […]


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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 3744
Winchester, VA 22604
Phone: (540) 722-2424

Funeral Chapel
311 Hope Drive
Winchester, VA 22601

Michael R. Phelps
Owner/Manager, Funeral Director

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