Places

  • Winchester is also known as: Winchester city and Winchester city / Winchester city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Rick Santorum (lawyer and politician), Brian Benben (actor and television producer), Mark McFarland (race car driver), Scott Rinker (actor), David Arquette (wrestler and actor), Lang Campbell (american football player), and Phil Gochenour (technical writer).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Winchester Star.

History

Winchester is home to Shenandoah University and the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. Various indigenous peoples lived along the waterways of present-day Virginia for thousands of years before European contact. Archeological, linguistic and anthropological studies have provided insights into their cultures. Though little is known of specific tribal movements prior to European contact, the Shenandoah Valley area, considered a sacred common hunting ground, appears by the 17th century to have been controlled mostly by the local Iroquoian-speaking groups, including the Senedo and Sherando. The Algonquian-speaking Shawnee began to challenge the...

The official website for the city of Winchester is http://www.winchesterva.gov/.

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Winchester Obituaries

It was written by The Roanoke Times & World News on March 22nd, 2016 that Charlotte Joanne Poole (Fore) died in Winchester, Virginia.  Ms. Poole was 73 years old and was born in Wheeling, WV.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charlotte Joanne's life.

It was revealed by The Roanoke Times & World News on February 11th, 2016 that Joan Hill (Ballard) died in Winchester, Virginia.  Ms. Hill was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joan's life.

It was revealed on December 3rd, 2015 that James N "Reverand" Ritter passed away in Winchester, Virginia.  Ritter was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James N "Reverand"'s life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 19th, 2015 that Elizabeth Kennedy Bennett passed away in Sarasota, Florida.  Bennett was 87 years old and was born in Winchester, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth Kennedy's life.

It was reported by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on November 19th, 2015 that Elizabeth Kennedy Bennett perished in Sarasota, Florida.  Bennett was 87 years old and was born in Winchester, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Elizabeth Kennedy's life.

It was revealed on April 7th, 2015 that Gideon Eugene Sr Elliott passed away in Winchester, Virginia.  Elliott was 57 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Gideon Eugene Sr's life.

It was written on March 31st, 2015 that Stewart Boyd Jr Wharton died in Winchester, Virginia.  Wharton was 76 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Stewart Boyd Jr's life.

It was revealed on March 30th, 2015 that Rosie Marie Cunningham (Grove) passed away in Winchester, Virginia.  Ms. Cunningham was 71 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rosie Marie's life.

It was disclosed on March 26th, 2015 that Rebecca Ann Dunlap (Harrell) passed on in Winchester, Virginia.  Ms. Dunlap was 73 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Rebecca Ann's life.

It was reported on March 16th, 2015 that Charles Edward Martini perished in Winchester, Virginia.  Martini was 64 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Charles Edward's life.

Cemeteries in Winchester

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MT Hebron Cemetery
305 E Boscawen St
Winchester, VA 22604
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Orrick Cemetery CO Incorporated
501 S Braddock St
Winchester, VA 22601
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Winchester National Cemetery
401 National Ave # A
Winchester, VA 22604

Winchester Cemetery News

Funeral and Memorial to Be Held for Fire Victims
FREDERICK COUNTY, VA - The funeral of the ... Chapel on 1600 Amherst Street in Winchester. The funeral will be on Wednesday, October 27 at 11 a.m. also at Amherst Chapel. They two will be buried at Chestnut Grove Cemetery in plots right next to each other ...
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39831834

Herbert K. Loucks Jr.
Wilson on June 9, 1948, in Winchester, Va. Surviving are his wife ... located at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery, officiated by Pastor Paul Campbell. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery. Contributions in Herbert's memory may be made to a charity of the ...
http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/544033/Herbert-K--Loucks-Jr-.html?nav=743

Frank C. Madden 1933-2010
Miranda (Steve) Layne of Winchester, Ky. and Jessalynne Madden of Winchester ... Burial will be in Brick Union Cemetery in Lloyd, Ky. Military rites will be performed by James L. Flannery American Legion Post 276 of South Shore, Ky. Friends may call from 5 ...
http://dailyindependent.com/obituaries/x104129650/Frank-C-Madden-1933-2010

David L. Hovermale, 83
He is survived by his wife, Julia Maria Hovermale of Berkeley Springs; one brother, Elwood Hovermale of Winchester, Va ... will be in Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Frederick County, Va.
http://www.herald-mail.com/?cmd=displaystory&story_id=256237

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Cemeteries - Winchester National Cemetery - Burial and ...
Winchester National Cemetery - The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans. ...
http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/winchester.asp

Winchester National Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Winchester National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery ... by the Virginia Department of Historic Resources is also near the opening of the cemetery, ...
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Mount Hebron Cemetery - Winchester, Virginia
Winchester, VA 22601. Enders & Shirley. 1050 West Main Street ... Winchester, VA 22603. WINC Radio. 520 North Pleasant Valley Road. Winchester, VA 22601. The ...
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