Velma J McFarland Barnesville Obituary

Velma J McFarland

<p>Velma J. McFarland, 89, of Bethesda, Ohio passed away on Monday, February 5, 2024. She was born on July 5, 1934 to the late Lowell and Grace (Phillips) McFarland. </p><p>Velma was preceded in death by her sisters, Esther R. (Emery) Koerber and Jessie L. (Clyde) Repik; her brother, Blaine (Ilene) McFarland; and a niece, Suellen Repik. </p><p>She is survived by her niece, Cindy Koerber Goff (Dave); and nephews, Barry Koerber, Daniel Repik, and Brett McFarland. </p><p>Velma was a trailblazer operating the Belmont County Credit Union at a time when such roles were seldom held by women. Later in her career, she excelled as an executive assistant to managers in the C-suite at Borden in Columbus. Velma also loved to travel and cherished every adventure. Upon retirement, Velma resided in Bethesda enjoying the tranquility of the country lifestyle. </p><p>Velma's legacy of strength, kindness, and adventure will be cherished by family, friends, and her beloved cat, Patches. </p><p>Honoring Velma's wishes, private services were held at the convenience of the family. Burial followed at Ebenezer Cemetery in Bethesda. Velma's care was entrusted to Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 North Chestnut Street, Barnesville, Ohio. </p>
July 5, 1934 - February 5, 202407/05/193402/05/2024
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