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Richard "Rick" Michael Nee (Courtesy of H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts)

Richard ‘Rick’ Michael Nee, 50, Black Hawk pilot for Vice President Gore, he was charming, fearless and stubborn

Richard "Rick" Michael Nee. We lost our beloved son Rick on October 18, 2015. Rick was born in Norfolk, Va. Lived in Virginia Beach, Va. and Baltimore,...
Hubert Claytor Gray Jr. (Courtesy of H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts)

Hubert Claytor Gray Jr., 98, master carpenter who worked for the railroad and port, he loved the land

Hubert Claytor Gray Jr. died peacefully in his home seven weeks from his 99th birthday on January 14, 2016. Hubert has been reunited with his...

Elizabeth W. Eason, 88, great-grandmother to three

Elizabeth W. Eason, 88, of Virginia Beach passed away Monday, January 18, 2016. She was born in Philadelphia, MS the daughter of the late Floyd...
Walter D. “Don” McCuiston (Courtesy of Altmeyer Funeral Homes)

Walter D. ‘Don’ McCuiston, 79, Air Force veteran who played trombone and sang in a quartet

Walter D. “Don” McCuiston, died in peace on January 17, 2016, with far more life ahead of him than the one he just departed. Born...
Herbert Elmer Buchner (Courtesy of Family Choice Funerals)

Herbert Elmer Buchner Sr., 66, retired Navy aviation mechanic and flight engineer, he taught at several local universities

Dr. Herbert Elmer Buchner Sr., 66, passed away on Thursday, January 14th, 2016 in Virginia Beach. Born on January 30th, 1949 in Erie, PA,...
Rose Sanseverino Gainus (Courtesy of Family Choice Funerals)

Rose Sanseverino Gainus, 91, proud of her NYC heritage and fan of Frank Sinatra and Andrea Bocelli, she loved music and dancing

Rose Sanseverino Gainus, 91, passed away on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in Virginia Beach. Born on April 24th, 1924 in Brooklyn, NY, she was...
Patricia "Patty" LaMastra Chaney (Courtesy of Family Choice Funerals)

Patricia ‘Patty’ LaMastra Chaney, 66, owned and operated real estate and travel businesses

Patricia "Patty" LaMastra Chaney, 66, of Virginia Beach, passed away on January 17th, 2016. Patty was born in Norfolk, VA on May 28th, 1949....

Retired Lt. Cmdr. Neil Cowell, 80, Bronze Star recipient and church choir singer who ‘could play any song and fix almost anything’

Retired LCDR Neil Cowell of Virginia Beach, VA died on January 10, 2016 after fighting the fight against various health issues. He was 80...