George Francis Reynolds, 80 a resident of Strasburg, VA passed away Thursday, April 25, 2019 at Winchester Medical Center.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. John Bosco Catholic Church at a later date.

George was born in Washington D.C. on December 8, 1936, the fourth of six siblings, to the late Robert Wilson and Mary Frances Sullivan Reynolds.

George was a 1957 graduate of Archbishop Carroll High School and the same year joined the U.S. Army. George was a photo engraver by trade and had a long career with the Washington Post. He was a member of the Graphic Communications International Union. Upon retirement he moved to Strasburg where he enjoyed the peace and beauty of his country home in the Shenandoah Valley.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his siblings, Robert Reynolds, Mary Ellen Wickstrand, John Reynolds, and Frances McNish. George will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Survivors include his one sister, Catherine Nelson of Richmond, VA along with several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, his favorite charity.

You may sign the guest book and submit condolences to the family online at

Stover Funeral Home and Crematory, Strasburg, VA is serving the family of Mr. Reynolds

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