Velma E. McFarland

McFARLAND, Velma E., 92, of Wintersville, OH, passed away Aug. 22, 2013, at Sienna Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation, Wintersville.

She was born Feb. 7, 1921, in Dillonvale, OH a daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Martinek) Peshek.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, William J. McFarland; step daughter, Beverly Smythe; brother, Norton Peshek; and sister, Evelyn Azallion.

Velma was Presbyterian by faith. She enjoyed playing bingo. Velma was a secretary at Dillonvale Co-op. She worked for the CAC Senior Companion Program.

She is survived by her son, Craig (Carolyn) McFarland of Wintersville; step sons, William McFarland of Charleston, SC and Stanley McFarland of Hartville, OH; step-daughter, Patricia Jean Gampolo of West Palm Beach, FL; and step grandchild, Alex Hanlin of Palm Beach Gardens, FL; and many other step-grandchildren.

Private services will take place at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Everhart- Bove Funeral Home, Wintersville.

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