How You Can Help – In Memory of Karla Grase

So many people have been asking what they can do for Karla Grase. Rose & Womble has notified us a fund for the family has been set up through the Rose and Womble Foundation.



Donations for the Karla Grase Family

Here is the link to the foundation website:

How You Can Help – Rose & Womble Foundation

About The Rose & Womble Foundation The Rose & Womble Foundation is a Non-Profit 501(c) (3) created as an extension of the Rose & Womble CARES program taking action and serving Our Community.

To make a donation for the Grase family please select ‘Gift For Karla Grase Family’ in the drop down menu. Donation amounts can be customized through the PayPal, simply click on the suggested amount and edit as needed.  You may also send a check to the accounting department, made out to the Rose & Foundation, please note Grase family in the memo line.


In Memoriam – Karla Grase

It is with great sadness that we share with you the recent loss of a member of the REALTOR family Karla Grase.  Karla touched the lives of all she met.  Karla joined VPAR in 2003 and was very active in the association and she will be missed by all.

Services for Karla Grase are as follows:

Viewing on Thursday, June 7, 2018

2pm – 6pm

Smith Brothers Funeral Home

545 E Mercury Blvd; Hampton VA  23663

Celebration of Life on Friday, June 8, 2018


Ebernezer Baptist Church

171 Semple Farm Road; Hampton VA  23666In Memo

In Memoriam – Margaret Lassiter

Margaret-LassiterIt is with a very heavy heart that the staff of VPAR learned of the passing of one of our Past Presidents, Margaret Hodges Lassiter.

Margaret served as our VPAR President in the year 2003 and she also received numerous awards such as Salesperson of the Year and Manager of the Year. She continued to participate on committees up until her passing and was most recently Chair of the 2015 Awards Committee.


Margaret Hodges Lassiter funeral arrangements will be as follows: Viewing open to family and friends on Friday, March 27th from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Peninsula Funeral Home on 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601. Her sons have requested that her friends wear football jerseys to honor Margaret – a very loyal Redskin fan. A graveside funeral for FAMILY ONLY
will be Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
There is also a site set up by her son requesting that in lieu of flowers to please make a donation to help with funeral costs. It’s