Reba Will taught music at Langley Jr High for
several years then transferred to Tech about
1947. She was a great teacher and very well
liked by all students.
REBA ALLENE WILL (Age 100)
Of Washington, DC, died Thursday, April 25, 2013 at her home.
Miss Will was born May 14, 1912 in Forestville, VA, daughter of the late Marvin
Wilbur and Ada Rebecca Shutters Will.
She was a graduate of Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, MD and majored in
piano; received a Bachelor of Science from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore,
MD; Masters Degree in Choral Music from New York University, New York City,
She was a member of Delta Omicron Musical Sorority. She also was a member of
Solomon Lutheran Church in Forestville, VA. She taught Choral music in the
District of Columbia Public Schools for more than 35 years.
Miss Will is survived by many cousins.
Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Mt.
Jackson, VA with Pastor Susan Lantz officiating. Burial will follow at Solomon
Lutheran Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Paul Public Charter School, 5800 8th
St., N.W., Washington, DC 20011
Published in The Washington Post on April 27, 2013
Reba Allene Will