Berkley Irene Frye Rau, 80, of Woodstock went to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, December 10, 2105 at the Shenandoah Place in New Market.
Mrs. Rau was born February 21, 1935 in Mt. Jackson, Virginia and was the daughter of the late Walter Franklin and Mollie Showman Frye. She worked for a number of years at the Aileen plant in Woodstock. Berkley was a member of U.C.C. at Hudson Cross Roads.
Mrs. Rau is survived by her husband Ray Rau who she married on June 2, 1956; four sisters-in-law, Dorothy Frye, Shirley Frye, Dolly Frye, Mary Frye and a number of nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Catherine Loftin and Geraldine Hawkins and four brothers, Gerald Frye, Douglas Frye, Simon Frye and Berlin “Buzz” Frye.
A graveside service will be held on Sunday, December 13 at 2:00 p.m. at Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock. Reverend Derek Ritenour will officiate
Friends may sign the register book Saturday from 9-3 at Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 420 Suite 110, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801.