Robert James Farrell
Robert James Farrell, 75, of Ruckersville passed
away Friday, July 17, 2015.
Robert was born May 25, 1940 in Brooklyn, New
York. He was the son of the late Harry Farrell and
Sophia Bessan Farrell.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rosita Halim
Farrell; a brother, Raoul Farrell and his wife,
Nancy; Nieces and Nephews, Michael Farrell and his
wife, Samantha, Suzanne Farrell, Dana Schneider and
her husband, Jeremy, Eric Farrell and his wife,
Kacie, Steven Farrell and his wife, Meghan; Great
Nieces and Nephews, Ryan, Ashley and Emily Farrell
and Sylvia Schneider; his beloved dog, “Shirley”;
and many other family members and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in
death by his brother, Richard Farrell and his
sister-in-law, Roslyn Farrell.
Robert proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the
Cold War from 1959-1963. He spent seven years at
Subic Bay, Philippines’ Naval Station as a DOD
civilian servicing Navy systems during the Vietnam
War. He was a retired Engineer with Northrup
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819
Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, Virginia. Interment
will follow at
Culpeper National Cemetery
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00
P.M. Monday, July 20, 2015 at Ryan Funeral Home.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is in charge of