Centreville Death Notices

Remembering the lives of locals who’ve recently passed away.

Catherine Mary Bergeron Conroy

Born: May 21, 1921

Died: May 6, 2012

Date of Memorial Service: Thursday, May 17

A native of Chippewa Falls, Wis., Conroy is preceded in death by her husband Oliver W. Conroy, Jr., and her six siblings. She is survived by her children, Michelle Schumacher, Denise Hudson (Norman), Paul Conroy, Mark Conroy, Helene Ciarrusso (Keith) and Cecile Conroy, her four grandchildren, Cheryl, Joseph, Maria and Dominic, and six great-grandchildren, Sarah, Bryson, Charter, Daniel, Cash and Bailey. A nurse for 25 years, she was also a World War II veteran who served as a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

A funeral service will be held at in Chantilly on May 17, at 10:30 a.m., followed by an interment ceremony at Quantico National Cemetery, 18424 Joplin Road, Triangle, Va. at 1 p.m. 


Bettie Maury Kuldell

Born: Nov. 9, 1918

Died: May 5, 2012

Date of Memorial Service: Saturday, May 12

Born in Bealeton, Kuldell resided in Centreville and was laid to rest at National Memorial Park in Falls Church on May 12. 


W. Bruce Steele

Born: Sept. 1, 1941

Died: May 3, 2012

W. Bruce Steele, 70, died at his home on Thursday, May 3 in Centreville, surrounded by his family. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. to the late Wilbert John and Emma (Ferbas) Steele. Steele served as the Executive Vice President of Community Management Corporation from July 1981 to December 2007.

Survivors include his wife of 18 years, Wanda Lord-Steele of Centreville, his son, James Bruce Steele of Fairfax, stepsons, Brian Ernest Lord of Fairfax and Kevin Walter Lord of Roanoke, his sister Sue Brower of Franklin, Mass., brother Donald Steele and wife Carol of Niverville, N.Y.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made out to , ℅ Memorial Garden Perpetual Care, 14640 Soucy Place, Centreville, Va. 20120 in loving memory of W. Bruce Steele.

Do you have a loved one from the Centreville area who recently passed away? If you would like his or her obituary and memorial service information to be included in the death notices section, please contact mary.stachyra@patch.com.  


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