Maude Herbert Conway, 95, of Fredericksburg, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, September 10, 2012 at Mary Washington Hospital.
She was born in Norfolk, VA on June 1, 1917. She was a member of St. Georges Episcopal Church for over 60 years. She retired from the Fredericksburg, Virginia Welcome Center. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother to an extensive family. Her life centered around her family and many friends.
Her husband, James A. Conway, Sr., predeceased her in 1976. She is survived by her three children, Mary C. Berry, her husband, Thomas, of Westmoreland County; James A. Conway, Jr., his companion, Diep Taylor, of Tappahannock; Richard E. Conway, his wife, Peggy, of Fredericksburg. Her grandchildren include, Cathleen B. Nickerson, husband Steve of Triangle; Scott E. Berry, wife, Donna of Norfolk; Elizabeth A.C. Dabney, husband Beau of Ashland; Christopher P. Conway of Richmond; Virginia A. Conway of Richmond. She had seven great-grandchildren: Ashby and Raya Nickerson; Grace, Molly Maude, and Kate Berry; Kathryn and Turner Dabney, and many special nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Wednesday, September 12 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A memorial service will take place at 11 AM Thursday, September 13 at St. Georges Episcopal Church. Interment will be private
Memorials may be made to the St. Georges Episcopal Church Building Fund, 905 Princess Anne Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.