Murphy Funeral Homes

1102 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA


Shirley Ann Lindquist

October 14, 1940May 22, 2019

On May 22, 2019, Shirley Lindquist passed away at Virginia Hospital Center surrounded by her loved ones, at the age of 78.

Shirley was a true Virginian - being born in Fredericksburg, raised in Annandale and then starting her own family in Falls Church, VA where she remained the rest of her days.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth M. St.Clair, step-father, Daniel St.Clair, father, John Cope Sr. and sister, Catherine Eskridge.

Shirley will be forever remembered and loved by her daughter and best friend, Heather Reason, her son-in-law, Capt. Joseph Reason Jr., USN and her loving companion William "Red" Sanders. Shirley will also be fondly remembered by her grandsons - her pride and joy, Joey and Ben.

She is also survived by brothers; John Cope Jr. (Toni), Robert Cope (Ginger), Charles Cope, William Cope and sister, Mary Profitt (Ray), numerous nieces and nephews, extended family and dear friends.

A visitation will be held Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 6 PM to 8 PM at Murphy Funeral Home,1102 W. Broad St. in Falls Church, VA. Burial will be held in National Memorial Park.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11:30 AM at Murphy Funeral Home

Condolences and fond memories may be offered at www.murphyfuneralhomes.com.


  • visitation Thursday, May 30, 2019
  • Celebration of life Friday, May 31, 2019
  • graveside service Friday, May 31, 2019


Shirley Ann Lindquist

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Donald Haas

May 28, 2019

Aunt Shirley,

I will never forget you, one of a kind. A quick wit, so full of life. Definitely her Brothers' Sister able to hold her own with them boys ! We love you Aunt Shirley. Be at peace in the company of Angels.