John Paul Hattersley Sr., 65, of Fairfield died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Born July 20, 1948, in Long Island, N.Y., he was a son of James Chalmers Hattersley and Elizabeth Mapes Hattersley Whitcomb. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, Sonny Whitcomb.
Mr. Hattersley was a member of the St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Lexington and served his country in the United States Army.
Surviving are his wife, Debbie Hattersley of Fairfield; four children, Kevin Hattersley of Lexington, John Hattersley Jr. of Roanoke, Jason Hattersley of Lexington and Megan Nappi of Fairfield; six siblings, Rusty Oliverio of North Carolina, George Galloway of Arizona, James Hattersley and David Hattersley, both of New Jersey, and Elwood Whitcomb Jr. and Walter Whitcomb, both of West Virginia; and nine grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church by Father Joseph D’Aurora. Burial will be private at the Culpeper National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to VFW Post 1499, 105 Memorial Lane, Lexington, VA 24450.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory.