Obituaries & Services


Kenneth Boehm

 Kenneth Boehm of Arlington, Virginia died on Friday, April 13, 2018 at age 68 of cancer. Ken was co-founder and chairman, then chairman emeritus, of National Legal and Policy Center, where he happily worked until he passed. Previously, Ken was … Continue reading

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Willie Mae Buchanan

Willie Mae Buchanan, of Springfield, Virginia passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018, at the age of 95.   Willie was born on September 3, 1922 to Willis W. Magee and Stella Floy Bearden in Oglesby, Texas. After graduating from the … Continue reading


Million, James M.

  On Saturday, April 7, 2018. Of Vienna, Virginia, Loving partner of Lisa Nardone: devoted father of Cynthia Marie and Eric Andrew Million; grandfather of Mikaela, Rianna, Colby, and Hazel Million. Friends may call at Advent Funeral Services 7211 Lee … Continue reading


Wendy Daniels Koontz

Wendy Daniels Koontz, age 40, died peacefully on March 29, 2018 in Arlington, VA after a two and half year battle with brain cancer. Wendy leaves behind her adored children, Piper and Charlie, and her loving husband, Robert Koontz (Arlington, … Continue reading


Juanita Emilia Fernandez

Juanita Emilia Fernandez  passed away suddenly on March  29, 2018 at the age of 95 .  She was born in Cuba and immigrated to the United States shortly before  World War II in 1941.   A  long time Washington area resident … Continue reading

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Daniel Linehan Bohnlein

Suddenly due to complications from surgery, Daniel Linehan Bohnlein, 38, passed on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at his home.  Formerly from Falls Church,  He resided in Washington, DC. Danny is survived by his Father, Dennis J. Bohnlein of Centreville, VA, his … Continue reading


James J. Gaffney

    James (Jim) Gaffney died Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 78 years old.  Jim was born in Ardonan, County Cavan, Ireland on January 19, 1940. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tom and May, and his beloved … Continue reading


Desta Girma

 On Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Of Falls Church Virginia. Husband of Senayte Kebede Girma and Father of Zelalem Girma.

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Theodore “Ted” Van Der Meid

 Ted Van Der Meid lived every day with kindness, empathy and dedication to causes greater than himself. He died on March 19th at the age of 61. Rising to the most senior ranks of Congressional staff, Ted was a humble … Continue reading


William (“Bill”) Walter Hamilton

William (“Bill”) Walter Hamilton, age 90, passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours of March 18, 2018, after an extended hospitalization due to kidney failure.  His devoted wife of 12 years, Norma, was by his side continually … Continue reading

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