Wayne L. Herrell, 70, of Colonial Beach, passed away peacefully on December 22, 2018, at Stafford Hospital after losing his battle with recently-diagnosed lung cancer.
He was born September 8, 1948, in Fauquier County, to the late Robert C. and Frances E. Kirby Herrell of The Plains.
Wayne resided worked as a self-employed painter for custom homes. He worked many years with George Milleson on homes throughout Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. Wayne was an avid sports fan who enjoyed watching the Baltimore Orioles, college basketball and especially horse racing.
Survivors include his brothers, Robert F. “Buddy” Herrell, Roger Bruce Herrell and wife Lori, and Larry Herrell and wife Charlotte; his sisters, Carolyn Merica, Brenda Darnell and husband Ronnie, and Roberta Gray and husband Rick; a sister-in-law Virginia and husband Allen, and many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and friends.
He is preceded in death a brother, William Allen Herrell; a nephew, Mark A. Herrell, and brother-in-law Richard L. “Rick” Gray.
The service took place Saturday, December 29, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A private burial will take place at a later date at Little Georgetown Cemetery near Broad Run.
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com