Darlene Ruth Holland

HOLLAND, Darlene Ruth, 61, of Irondale, OH, passed away suddenly Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at the Trinity Medical Center, West, Steubenville, OH.

She was born Feb. 26, 1952, in Steubenville, OH, the daughter of the late Darl Wilmer and Ruth Eileen (Thomas) Furbee.

Darlene was a 1970 graduate of the Stanton Local High School and had retired from the Steubenville Bob Evans Restaurant.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Judith Ann Furbee and Linda Carol Owens.

Darlene is survived by her husband, Ronald Lynn Holland of the family home whom she married Jan.9, 1971; son, Brian Lynn Holland of the family home; brothers, Ronald (Claudia) Furbee of Empire, OH, Edward (Stacey) Furbee of Agency, MO, Darl Furbee of Columbus, OH and William (Bonnie) Furbee of Empire, OH; sisters, Shirley (Greg) Stephens of Empire, OH and Jane Furbee of St. Cloud, FL.

Visitation hours for Darlene will be held 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.. Friday, Jan. 31 at the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto.

A celebration service of Darlene’s life will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, February 1 at the funeral home with Pastor Susan Clegg officiating.

Interment will follow at the Sugar Grove Union Cemetery County Road 68, Toronto (Sugar Grove).

To view the full obituary, sign the guest register or send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com