Archive for 'Obituaries'

Noted author, historian Ruth Lincoln Kaye dead at 95

Noted author, historian Ruth Lincoln Kaye dead at 95

By Derrick Perkins (Photo/Roger Sullivan) The Rev. Oran Warder of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church keeps three books on his desk: a Bible, prayer book and a copy of Ruth Lincoln Kaye’s history of the Old Town [...]

Local attorney dies helping neighbor

Local attorney dies helping neighbor

By Derrick Perkins (Courtesy photo) Mourners turned out in droves Tuesday to remember attorney Peter Williams, who died helping a neighbor clear a driveway of snow after last week’s storm. Though a Fairfax County resident, Williams, [...]

Prominent Alexandria attorney drowns while vacationing

Prominent Alexandria attorney drowns while vacationing

By Erich Wagner (Courtesy Photo) Renowned Alexandria real estate and tax attorney John Braswell died Friday while swimming in a lake while vacationing in Michigan. Braswell, 58, was a partner at local law firm Redman, Peyton [...]