Justin Duane Updike, 37, of Gainesville, passed away November 14, 2018.
He was born November 26, 1980, to Randall and Toni Updike. Justin grew up in Washington, Va., on Skyway Hills Farm with his brother Scott and sister Katie. Justin, along with his siblings was an active member of 4-H and the American Angus Association. He graduated from Wakefield School at The Plains in 1999 and attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, where he double majored in business and finance with a minor in political science. Justin became a CPA in 2012 and worked as the senior accounting manager for SAIC for more than 10 years.
Justin is survived by his parents, Randall Updike and Toni Updike; his brother M. Scott Updike, Ph.D., his sister-in-law, Dr. Ashley Updike’ two nieces, Ella and Clara Updike, and his sister, Dr. Katie Updike.
A celebration of life will be held at p.m. Saturday December 8, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton, with a reception to follow.
The family expresses sincere thanks for all of the support and prayers received.
Memorial contributions may be made to Washington Baptist Church, 180 Gay St. Washington, Va. 22747 or a church or charity of choice.
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com