Bobby Lee Lilly, 71, of Winchester, Virginia, died Monday, November 28, 2011 at his residence.
Mr. Lilly was born June 22, 1940 in Custer, South Dakota, the son of the late William J. and Velma Mason Lilly.
He was a retired firefighter with the Washington, DC Fire Department. He also operated a small sign business.
He served in the U.S. Navy from 1957-1961.
Surviving with his wife of 51 years, Sheryl Farran Lilly, are two sons, Steven L. Lilly and his wife, Donna J. of Winchester, VA and Kirk W. Lilly of Cross Junction, VA; a daughter, Robyn M. Lilly of Fairfax, VA; three grandchildren, Amanda L. Powell and her husband, Michael, Michael S. Lilly and his fiancée, Christa, and Christopher S. Lilly, and two great-grandchildren, Braden M. Powell and Makenna L. Powell.
The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 P. M. Friday, December 2, 2011 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Stephens City. Services and burial will be at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Virginia Cancer Specialists, 1870 Amherst St, Suite F, Winchester, VA 22601.
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