Lonnie Lee Whetzel, Sr., age 77 a resident of Bealeton, VA went to be with the Lord on September 10, 2018 at Fairfax Hospital. A veteran of the United States Army. Lonnie was a Master Carpenter who worked in all fields of construction through his life. His skills allowed him to build all his family’s homes and Mt Holly Baptist Church's pavilion and fellowship hall. His life touched many as he dedicated his life to Christ’s work as a Deacon in the Church.
Lonnie is survived by his wife of 58 years, Ruth Jean Whetzel of Bealeton, VA; daughter, Jeanna Marie Sawyers (Steve) and sons, Lonnie Lee Whetzel, Jr. and Eric Carson Whetzel; Brothers, Richard Whetzel, Arnold Huffman (Shirley), Eugene Huffman (Thelma) and sister, Hilda Nicholson; nine grandchildren (and “Granddaddy” to many more)and five great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be at Mt. Holly Baptist Church 6172 Sumerduck Road, Remington, VA 22734 on Sunday, September 16, 2018 from 2-5pm and a
funeral service for Monday, September 17, 2018 at 11:00am at the church with a burial following at the Mt. Holly Cemetery. A reception will follow in the pavilion. Arrangements by Moser Funeral Home 233 Broadview Ave. Warrenton, VA 20186, 540-347-3431, online condolences can be made at:moserfuneralhome.com
Our fine facility has ample parking, offers two chapels, family rooms, parlors, and an on-site crematory. Operated since 1836 - we are the oldest continuously operated business in Fauquier County, VA and centrally located in the county and close to most nursing homes and the hospital.