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Velma E. McFarland

August 23, 2013
The Herald-Star

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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