Helen McCauley, 78, of Louisa, Va. passed away Friday, Nov. 29 at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 17, 1940, in Washington, D.C., Helen was a graduate of Washington and Lee High School in Arlington, Va. She had a long, prestigious career with the Federal Government until retiring in 2001 to move to a home she had built on Lake Anna.
Helen volunteered her time serving her church and the Belmont Ruritan Club. She loved good food, playing Mahjong and her grandchildren. There was truly no greater joy for her than time spent with her grandkids.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, David McCauley; her three daughters, Mary Gomez (Daniel), Susan Malone (Mark) and Barbara McCormack (Kevin); five grandchildren, Sam Malone, Scott Malone, Megan McCormack, Ian McCormack and Jack Gomez; and her mother, Pauline Eagney.
She is preceded in death by her father, Norman Webb and siblings, Doris George, Lloyd Webb and Norma Buchanan.
Visitation will be at Woodward Funeral Home in Louisa, Va. from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3 and funeral services will be held at Noon on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at National Memorial Park in Falls Church, Va. A reception will follow immediately at 1 p.m. at 7322 Fairwood Lane, Falls Church.