August 26, 2007
See one of the oldest hunter and jumper horse shows in the U.S. -- the 108th annual Warrenton Horse Show in Virginia. The show includes horse and rider competitions in classes for hunters, jumpers, junior hunters, ladies sidesaddle, hunt teams and more. The event kicks off at 1 p.m. Wednesday, then continues through Sept. 2 with competitions starting at 8 a.m. at the horse show grounds, 60 E. Shirley Ave., Warrenton. Tickets are $5, and children 12 and younger are admitted free. Call 540-347-9442 or go to warrentonhorseshow.
May 4, 2005
Margaret Noland Smith Worcester, a homemaker and former laundry manager, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease April 27 at the Fairhaven Retirement Community in Sykesville, where she had lived for the past 25 years. The former Eastport resident was 90. Born Margaret Lee Noland and raised in Warrenton, Va., she was a secretary at Fauquier Laundry -- where she met and then married an owner of the family business, Stuart Archer Smith. During his military service and after his death in 1957, she ran the laundry business in Warrenton.
February 24, 2005
On February 19, 2005 CAROLYN ELIZABETH TUCKER (nee Simmons); beloved wife of the late George M. Tucker, Sr.; devoted mother of George M. Tucker, Jr. and his wife Eleanor both of Glen Arm, MD and Robert C. Tucker of Blackshear, GA; devoted sister of Virginia Gibbs, Helen Cirillo both of Annapolis, MD and Mary Russell of Cape St. Clair, MD; dear grandmother of Michael S. Tucker of Jersey City, NJ, Barrett L. Tucker of Warrenton, VA, Robert Scott Tucker of...
June 10, 2004
THOMAS ADAM GANZE "TOMMY", age 20, of Warrenton, VA, on June 9, 2004; son of Mary Clare Riesner Ganze and Robert Harley Ganze; brother of Natalie Clare Ganze; grandson of Mary S. Riesner and Jeanne Ganze; nephew of William (Sharon) Riesner, John (Patricia) Riesner, Paul (Karen) Riesner, Mark (Debbie) Riesner, Shelley Goedert, Rebecca (Kemp) Long, Joel (Cathy) Ganze. Also survived by 15 cousins. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6 to 9 P.M. at Moser Funeral Home, 233 Broadview Avenue, Warrenton, VA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, June 12, 11 A.M. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.
April 23, 2004
On April 20, 2004, of Bealeton, VA, employee of the Washington Post Company; husband of Patricia A. Leister; stepfather of Christopher Hensley, Remington, VA, Christina Benfit, Bealeton, VA, John Benfit, of Maryland and Joey Benfit, Germany; son of the late Alvah J., and Rose Ann Leister; brother of Arleen and Bob Myers, Severn, MD; Deanna and Jeff Barnett, Manchester, MD, Brenda and Barry Reade Sr., Powder Springs, GA, Flora Leister, Pikesville, MD,...
January 5, 2004
On January 3, 2004 LUNETTE ELIZABETH, at her home in Catlett VA., after a long battle with cancer. She was a graduate of Towson University in Early Childhood Education and of George Mason University. She was a devoted Elementary School Reading Specialist. At parochial schools, as well as Fairfax and Fauquier County Virginia Public Schools; wife of Joseph S. Crisafulli, mother of Paul J. Crisufulli (Susan) of Glastonbery Conn., and John M. Crisafulli (Teresa) of Knoxville Tenn.., daughter of Martin F. and Mary Carolyn Eichhorn of Perryville MD., sister of Karen Anne Calloway of Baltimore and Mary Carol Durange of Charlestown MD., grandmother of Michael T. and Eva T. Crisafulli.