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John Eugene Blaski, 79, retired special agent for U.S. Customs Treasury Department

John Eugene Blaski, 79, of Virginia Beach, passed away on December 3, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on December 6,...
Commander Noel Warren "Skip" Brown (Courtesy of H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts)

Noel Warren ‘Skip’ Brown, 78, retired Navy commander known for gentle spirit and humility

Commander Noel Warren "Skip" Brown, USN (Retired), 78, passed away on November 30, 2015 in Virginia Beach, VA. He maintained his spirit, humor and...
Giovanni "John" Battista Gattuso (Courtesy of Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home)

John B. Gattuso, 92, played baritone horn in Navy, kept golf handicaps at Eagle Haven Course

Giovanni "John" Battista Gattuso, born March 9, 1923, passed away December 3, 2015. Son of Carmello Gattuso and Fortunata Minniti of Paulsboro, New Jersey. Brother...

Joe Tolleson, shot down a Zero in WWII, served the Lord for 60-plus years as a deacon

Joe Tolleson of Virginia Beach passed away peacefully of natural causes on Dec. 3, 2015. He was surrounded by his loved ones; wife of 69...
Terrance “T” Harrison (Courtesy of Altmeyer Funeral Homes)

Terrance ‘T’ Harrison, lived by the words, ‘Good God, good family, good food’

On November 27, 2015 the heavenly gates opened to welcome our precious husband, father, son, grandson, brother, uncle and friend, Terrance “T” Harrison. His...
Leila Maria Shaheen (Courtesy of Altmeyer Funeral Homes)

Leila Maria Shaheen, 59, selfless and concerned only with the happiness of those around her

Leila Maria Shaheen, 59, passed away peacefully on Dec. 1, 2015, after a courageous 25 year battle with Lupus. Leila was born on Dec. 28, 1955,...
Brenda Joyce Barba (Courtesy of Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home)

Brenda Joyce Barba, 60, retired Navy senior chief

Brenda Joyce Barba, 60, passed away on Dec. 1, 2015. She was born in Cottonport, LA, to the late Eraste and Helen Rabalais. Brenda proudly...
Gerald Aubrey Phelps (Courtesy of H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts)

Gerald Aubrey Phelps, 77, Navy veteran and entrepreneur with a soft heart for others and unique sense of humor

Gerald Aubrey Phelps was born on March 9, 1938 to the late Enid and Blanche Phelps in Appomattox, Virginia, and was the beloved husband of...