Geraldine Wharam, age 89, of Fredericksburg VA, passed peacefully surrounded by family at home June 30th, 2021. Born August 23,1931 in Arlington County, Virginia. She was a very loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great great grandmother. Mom has attended church for over 60 years, and the Salvation Army’s Home League for over 40 years with Barbara. Mom loved spending time with family and celebrating holidays together. She really loved the beauty of flowers. Mom is proceeded in death by her husband John L.Wharam Sr., daughter, Brenda J. Burnes, and grandson, Joseph W Lee. She is survived by 5 children; son Bill Morris and wife Stephanie of Dolphin, PA, daughter Alice Mahon of Portsmouth, VA, son John Wharam III and wife Rita of Alexandria, VA, and daughters Patricia Lee and Barbara Wharam both of Fredericksburg VA, 10 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and 9 great great grandchildren. She is loved and will be missed by many. Barbara is and forever will be mom’s baby.
The family will receive friends at the Groveton Baptist Church, 6511 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22306 on Thursday, July 8, 2021 from 11 AM until the time of her service at 12 Noon. Interment will follow at the Mount Comfort Cemetery, Alexandria, VA.