|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1919|
|Death: ||Jun. 3, 2011|
Vellas Oneida Funk, 92, of Boyce, Virginia, died Friday, June 3, 2011 in a local nursing home.
Mrs. Funk was born March 20, 1919 in Richmond, Virginia, the daughter of John Early and Elizabeth Hyde Bragg.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Church of the Pilgrims in Washington, DC and had served as the financial secretary for 17 years.
She married Carl Frederick Richard Wilson, Sr. in February 1944 in Washington, DC. Mr. Wilson died in July 1955. She then married Josiah Charles Funk in July 1957 in Washington, DC. Mr. Funk died June 29, 1988.
Surviving are a daughter, Elizabeth "Betsy" Hill and her husband Jimmy L. of Boyce, VA; a nephew, Joseph L. Wiggins of Sun Lakes, AZ; and a niece, Virginia Lee Tobin of Grayslake, IL.
Two sons, 2nd Lt. Marine Carl Frederick Richard Wilson Jr., who was killed in action in Vietnam 1969 and James William Wilson who died in 2004, preceded her in death.
A funeral service will be held 10:00 A. M. Saturday, June 11, 2011 at the Church of the Pilgrims, Washington, DC with Dr. Rev. Jeffrey Krehbiel officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging, Attn: Ann McIntyre, Director of Development, 207 Mosby Lane, Front Royal, VA 22630, Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester, VA 22601 or to the Church of the Pilgrims, 2201 P St. NW, Washington, DC 20036.
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Prince George's County
Created by: dMf
Record added: Jun 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70884044
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