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Gordette "Getty" S. Huntsberry

Date of Death: March 3, 2014
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Thursday 3/6, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church
120 Keating Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
Friday 3/7, 1:30 pm
Sacred Heart Catholic
130 Keating Drive
Winchester, VA 22601
Friday 3/7, 2:30 pm

Gordette S. Huntsberry         Edna Gordette “Getty” Schenck Huntsberry, 92, of Winchester, Virginia, died Monday, March 3, 2014, in her home.   Getty was born in 1921, in Graybull, Wyoming, the daughter of the late Clarence F. and Edith Schenck.  She was a graduate of St. Joseph’s College in Emmitsburg, Maryland.  Mrs. Huntsberry was an …
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Kathy Huntsberry left a message on March 4, 2014:
Getty,was not only my mother n law for over 20 yrs,she was a dear friend. She was one of the most loving,caring, and giving person I have ever known.A true gift from God.Her generosity and kindness and her strong faith in the Lord was amazing.Together we shared so many wonderful times and my memories of her will stay in my heart forever.Getty never missed anyones birthday,and she made everyones Christmas as we would start in Oct because of her long list.I have never wrapped so many gifts in my life,and decorating her Tree was a joy.She would sit on the couch, listen to opera and tell me where I would miss a spot. With laughter, I would tell her that I was not finished yet.I know that gave her much joy,and I was happy to do it because she did so much for me. David,DeeDee,,Lindsay and all of her grandchildren ,we all were truly blessed and at this sad time,may all of us feel the hand of God .I love and adored you GETTY and our memories will last forever in my heart.Heaven received an Angel .Enjoy your wings. I love you Getty always and forever.....Kathy ,
Dr. Timothy O'Donnell left a message on March 8, 2014:
Getty was a great woman. We will miss her faithful attendance at Sunday Mass at Sacred Heart Church, which was so edifying to my family, when we would often stop to chat. We will miss her funeral as we are in Rome but will be praying fervently for the repose of her soul and the consolation of the family.
Rick Yowell left a message on March 6, 2014:
My deepest sympathies go out to Dave and his family.As a former employee,I remember Mr. and Mrs. Huntsberry coming into Schenck Foods and they always had the time to talk to the employees. They really made the people who worked for them feel like part of a family.Later,I remember speaking to Mrs. Huntberry many times that she visitted and she was ALWAYS so pleasant every time.Again,to all the Huntsberry family,my sincere condolences.
jim & juanita wightman left a message on March 6, 2014:
We were saddened to learn of "Getty's" death. We extend our deepest sympathy to all of family members of this remarkable lady and especially to DeeDee & Dick, Meg & Bill and Liam & Alice.
Dr. & Mrs. Timothy O'Donnell left a message on March 6, 2014:
Getty was such a wonderful woman. Her faithful attendance at Mass at Sacred Heart Church, where we would often chat, was an inspiration to us and our children. We are so sorry to miss the funeral services as we are in Rome, but will offer special prayers for the repose of her soul and the consolation of her family at St. Peter's Basilica.
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Mary Lou Mauck left a message on March 5, 2014:
Getty was more than just someone I was a caregiver for these past 12 years, she also became a dear friend. I will cherish the memories I have of the time we spent together, and will miss her very much. I appreciated her, respected her, and loved her. May God Bless you David, DeeDee, LIndsay and all her grandchildren.
Betty R. Fout left a message on March 5, 2014:
DeeDee, Lindsay, David and families-- Please know that I share your loss. I have enjoyed the association with the family these past many years-both as an employee and also as part of the "family." Thinking of all of you. Love and prayers. Betty R. Fout
Betty R. Fout left a message on March 5, 2014:
DeeDee, Lindsay and David and their families-- Please know that I share your sorrow for your loss. I have known and worked with the family for many, many years. It has been a truly great association, and I have been truly grateful for that association. Love and Prayers to all of you. Bett R. Fout
Bettu R. Fout left a message on March 5, 2014:
DeeDee, David, Lindsay and their familes--I have been associated with the family for many years. It has been a good association and I have enjoyed knowing and working for the family. I am truly sorry for your loss--she will be sorely missed. They have tried to make us a part of the family, too and it was always appreciated. Love and Prayers to all. Betty R. Fout
Ann Garber left a message on March 5, 2014:
To the Huntsberry family, sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you at this sad time. God Bless
Keith "Grunty" Kaval left a message on March 5, 2014:
DeeDee, Lindsay, and David I am so sorry for your loss, so many great memories of your mother and even the late night request for eggs and bread to help me and Rick Kern recover from partying.We assumed if the light was on it was ok to knock on the door, no matter what time it was.You guys were truly blessed to have such great parents.
kelly m. sisson, pastor - centenary ucc left a message on March 5, 2014:
DeeDee -- you and your family continue to be in our prayers. You were the midwives who helped your mother into her next birth. Now, may good memories flow and be the balm for the void her death leaves. Blessings to you all; and peace … in time.
Rick Kern left a message on March 5, 2014:
Dave, Lindsay, and Dee Dee, I consider myself one of the luckiest little boys in the world when our family moved next to yours. Your mom took care of me on so many occasions and I know for a fact she kept my old friend Bill from really giving me the business for some errors in judgement David and I may have had. When it's my time, I plan on having cinnamon toast and a good laugh with her, and maybe later a martini with Bill. Great memories of a wonderful woman. Rick
Bear Stotler left a message on March 10, 2014:
I enjoyed getting to know Gordette when she visited the Schencks next door to us on Mosby St. as well as when I worked at Schenck's in the summers. She was always very kind to the Stotler family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. God bless!
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Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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