Robert Atwell Broy, 81, of Reliance, Virginia, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019, in his home surrounded by his loving family.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Reliance Cemetery conducted by Rev. Tim Teates and Rev. Richard McDowell.
Mr. Broy was born on January 22, 1938, in Nineveh, Virginia son of the late Garland Robert Broy and Frances Smith Beatty Broy. He worked many years as a heavy equipment operator. Mr. Broy was a member of the Reliance United Methodist Church and the Loyal Order of the Moose #829 in Front Royal.
Surviving are his loving and devoted wife of 53 years Joyce T. Broy; children Joan Sizemore and husband Gary, Barbara Gum and husband Jim and John Robert Broy, Sr. and companion Malissa Wiseman; two sisters Avis Petty and Nancy Clem; grandchildren Angie Hague, Robert Webb, Jessica Sizemore, Dakota Sizemore, Amy Wooldridge, Terri Laing, John Broy, Jr., and Sierra Greenway; several great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; numerous nephews; and numerous nieces.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 12 from 6-8 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice Care, 493 Blackwell Road, Suite 319, Warrenton, Virginia 20186-2639 or to the Middletown Fire and Rescue, 7855 Main Street, Middletown, Virginia 22645 or to the Reliance United Methodist Church, 1571 Reliance Road, Middletown, Virginia 22645.