July 28, 1928 October 28, 2017 William H. (Bill) Vipperman Sr., 89, of Roanoke , Va ., and formerly of Shiremanstown, Pa., passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at his home. His beloved wife of 60 years, Patsy, and his family surrounded him at the...
11/1/2017
He was a Past Master of Virginia Heights Masonic Lodge and was a current member of Lakeland Lodge #190 A.F. & A.M. Mr. Guill was also a 45-year member of The Elks Lodge and a member of American Legion Post#3. His loves included fishing, watching ...and...
11/1/2017
Roanoke Times In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Angels of Assisi 415 Campbell Avenue S. W. Roanoke , Va 24016. A Celebration of Life service will be conducted 2 p.m. Thursday, November 2, 2017 at Simpson Funeral Home 5160...
11/1/2017
WSLS ROANOKE , Va . - The first Amtrak passenger train to take off out of Roanoke in nearly 40 years has left the Star City. More than 240 passengers booked a ticket for the 6:19 a.m. trip out of Roanoke. The train will make stops in Lynchburg ... Amtrak...
10/31/2017
WSLS ROANOKE , Va . - Comedian Kevin Hart is set to perform in Roanoke. "The Irresponsible Tour" is scheduled to make a stop at the Berglund Center on Friday, January 26. The show will start at 7 p.m.. Hart has several popular stand up specials...
10/30/2017
Roanoke Times December 31, 1928 October 27, 2017 Geraldine Virginia Hall (Gerry) Shaffer, 88, of Roanoke , Va ., went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 27, 2017. A native of Roanoke, she was born on December 31, 1928, to Arthur LeRoy Hall Sr. of...
10/30/2017
. Washington Post Amtrak is extending passenger rail service to the Roanoke Valley in southwestern Virginia . The first Amtrak train will pull out of a new station in downtown Roanoke on Halloween, providing a new way for residents to travel to...
10/25/2017