It is with sad hearts that we must announce the passing this week of one of VSHL’s founding leaders. Mrs. Brenda Fastabend, of Lynchburg, VA, died after a long illness on November 19, 2019. Mrs. Fastabend and her husband William were founding members of the Lynchburg Chapter of VSHL and, as such, among the founders of the Virginia Society for Human Life statewide organization in the late 1960s. Mrs. Fastabend also served as President of VSHL from 2001 to 2007. The funeral will take place at Holy Cross Church in Lynchburg on Monday, November 25, 2019. Tharp Funeral Home in Lynchburg is handling arrangements; please read here for more information.