We are numb with sadness.

Laquita C. Brown, Chesapeake

Public works right-of-way agent, four years

Tara Welch Gallagher, Virginia Beach

Public works, six years

Mary Louise Gayle, Virginia Beach

Public works, 24 years

Alexander Mikhail Gusev, Virginia Beach

Public works, nine years

Katherine A. Nixon, Virginia Beach

Public utilities, 10 years

Richard H. Nettleton, Norfolk

Public utilities, 28 years

Christopher Kelly Rapp, Powhatan

Public works engineer, 11 months

Ryan Keith Cox, Virginia Beach

Public utilities account clerk, 12 years

Joshua A. Hardy, Virginia Beach

Public utilities engineering technician, four years

Michelle “Missy” Langer, Virginia Beach

Public utilities administrative assistant, 12 years

Robert “Bobby” Williams, Chesapeake

Public utilities special projects coordinator, 41 years

Herbert “Bert” Snelling, Virginia Beach

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