Obituaries & Services


John A. Samaha

John A. Samaha peacefully reposed in the Lord on Friday, February 16, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Estelle A. Samaha; devoted father of Ramona Fiorani (Ross) and John A. Samaha, Jr. (Ghada); loving grandfather of Elias and Natalie Samaha; … Continue reading

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Roger William Pol

Roger William Pol Entered the world on March 5, 1955 and was suddenly and sadly taken on February 6, 2018. Roger was preceded in death by parents Charles and Elizabeth (Engle) Pol, brother in law and sister Timothy and Cindy … Continue reading


Brian Charles Shattuck

Brian Charles Shattuck Brian Charles Shattuck was born on September 8, 1956 in Fort Dix, New Jersey. He died in Inova Fairfax Hospital in the early morning hours of February 4, 2018 after losing his two years battle with cancer. … Continue reading

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Dukie Oh

Dukie Oh, 80, died February 4, 2018 at her home in Alexandria, Virginia. Mrs. Oh was born October 14, 1937 in Seoul, South Korea to the late Sang Guh Suh and Sook Ja Lee. She was preceded in death by … Continue reading

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Dr. Earl V Karl

Dr. Earl V Karl, of Chantilly, VA received the rest of the kingdom on February 2, 2018. Dr. Karl graduated from Fairmont High School in 1965 and served his country with distinction in the Marine Corps in Vietnam, where he … Continue reading


Elizabeth Theiss Haese

Elizabeth “Betty” Theiss Haese, 92, of Arlington, Virginia, passed into eternal life on January 31, 2018. An accomplished golfer, volleyball player and gifted with hospitality, she was the middle child of seven born to Michael and Katharina Theiss of Canton, … Continue reading


Dwight E. Hoskins

Dwight E. Hoskins, age 88, a retired Army Sergeant First Class passed peacefully, at the Haymarket Medical Center, on 25 January 2018, after a brief hospital stay. He was a resident of Chantilly, Virginia. SGT Hoskins was born in Elmira, … Continue reading

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Nicole Ann Verna DeBruin

Nicole Ann Verna DeBruin was a beloved daughter, sister, mother, and aunt. She is the third child of Joe and Peggy Verna; sister to Danielle, Christine, and Vince. She passed away on January 23, 2018 at the age of 50. … Continue reading


Erin “URN” Christine Bosch

Erin Christine Bosch, aged 35, died at Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, VA, on Wednesday January 17, 2018 after a three-week battle with complications resulting from an unsuccessful heart transplant. Erin was born on March 23, 1982, at Fairfax Hospital, … Continue reading


Marie Patricia Grieg

The May Queen. Her father was a Bohemian. Not the hip kind, but the kind descended from a hardscrabble slip of a village south of Prague, where people still claim their lost kingdom. Her mother descended from a poor Irish … Continue reading

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