Kathryn Way­land Hall

Rappahannock News - - OBITUARIES • SCHOOLS -

Kathryn Way­land Hall, 99, of Front Royal, VA, passed away on Wed­nes­day, January 3, 2018 in Winch­ester, VA.

A fu­neral ser­vice was held on Monday, January 8, at 11:00 a.m. at Mad­dox Fu­neral Home con­ducted by Rev. Terry Clark. Burial was held at 2:00 p.m. at Panorama Memo­rial Gar­dens with mil­i­tary hon­ors.

Mrs. Hall was born May 5, 1918 in Akron, OH, daugh­ter of the late Ju­lian Earle Way­land and Kathryn VanZandt Way­land. Mrs. Hall re­ceived her nurs­ing de­gree from Ge­orge­town Uni­ver­sity be­fore en­ter­ing the U. S. Army Nurse Corps. She was a 1st Lieu­tenant in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps dur­ing World War II. Mrs. Hall re­ceived her Master’s De­gree in Spe­cial Education from the Uni­ver­sity of Den­ver and re­tired as a spe­cial education teacher from Ge­orge Mason Cen­ter in Arlington, VA. Mrs. Hall vol­un­teered for many or­ga­ni­za­tions in­clud­ing War­ren Memo­rial Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary and the Sa­muels Pub­lic Li­brary for over 50 years. She was the first woman to be ap­pointed Com­man­der of the Amer­i­can Le­gion chap­ter in Front Royal, VA. She was mar­ried to the late Lt. Col. Cloyd R. Hall (U.S. Army, Ret.).

Sur­viv­ing are two chil­dren James R. Hall and wife Tina of Winch­ester, VA and Sharon H. Rit­ter and hus­band Ge­orge of Front Royal, VA; one brother Richard Way­land and wife Peggy of Culpeper, VA; grand­chil­dren Jackie Gagnon and Michelle Humphrey both of Mechanicville, MD, Ayla Hall of Rich­mond, VA, Jessie Biggs of Lynch­burg, VA , Grace Biggs of Nashville, TN, Michael Rit­ter of White Post, VA and Ge­orge Rit­ter, II of Blue­mont, VA; nine great-grand­chil­dren; and four great-great-grand­chil­dren. She was pre­ceded in death by a daugh­ter Con­nie Longer­beam; her step­mother Jessie Brown Way­land; and four broth­ers James Way­land, Ju­lian Way­land, Larry Way­land, and Chuckie Way­land.

Hon­orary pall­bear­ers will be mem­ber of the Amer­i­can Le­gion and VFW.

In lieu of flow­ers memo­rial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to War­ren Memo­rial Hos­pi­tal Aux­il­iary, Sa­muels Pub­lic Li­brary, War­ren County Re­tired Teach­ers As­so­ci­a­tion, VFW Post 1860 or to the Amer­i­can Le­gion Giles B. Cook Post 53.

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