In Memoriam

Hilleary Worthy Thoren

March 6th, 2023

Hilleary Worthy Thoren of Colonial Beach passed unexpectedly Monday, March 6, 2023 at her home. Hilleary was a lifelong resident of Colonial Beach, graduated from Colonial Beach High School and attended University of Mary Washington. Her family have been avid supporters of the FCCA, where her father currently serves as Assistant Curator (2023).

Local obituary

Bernard Cohen

January 17, 1934 – October 12, 2020

Longtime FCCA supporter and husband of FCCA artist member Rae Rose Cohen and the brother-in-law of Rae’s twin sister Rita Rose Apter.

Glenna Graves Shiflett

February 11, 1928 – August 31, 2020.

Peter Frederick

July 31, 1929 – November 13, 2019

Our long-time FCCA supporter and former Curator, Peter Frederick, has passed away at the age of 90 years. He will be greatly missed and we send our condolences to his wife Maire and family.

Buddy Morgan

February 15, 1964 – December 25, 2018

The FCCA Board of Trustees and FCCA Members send our condolences
to the Morgan Family with the passing of Buddy Morgan. Buddy has been
a beloved FCCA attendee and his family active members of FCCA.
He will be truly missed. Condolences can be mailed to the Morgan Family
at 9305 Indiantown Road, King George, VA 22485

In Appreciation to our FCCA Friends
Thank you so very much for the many condolences, kindnesses
and generous memorial donations to the FCCA in memory of
James Rollin “Buddy” Morgan III
From Jim, Carrol and the Morgan Family

Rosemary Brat

June 14, 1953 – May 17, 2018

Wife of board member Jürgen Brat


Isaac Levenbrown

November 29, 2014

Isaac Levenbrown, died on November 29 after a long struggle with throat cancer. “One of his proudest accomplishments was winning third place in your show last winter for his painting, “Aussie Wedding Party at Burning Man”. My beloved husband’s spirit lives on in his work. He was quite prolific and it is a true pleasure to be surrounded by his paintings.” — Jessica Klein Levenbrown

Rob Grogan

February 23, 2014

Rob passed away peacefully on February 23, 2014 surrounded by family that he loved.

Tracey Clarke

December 29, 2013

Tracey Irene Clarke, 45, of Fredericksburg went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, after a courageous 29-month battle with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer.

Shirley Whelan

August 25, 2012

John Holmfeld

October 27, 2011