P. Jeanne McFarland, 78, of St. Marys, died at 1:34 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in St. Marys.
She was born Aug. 23, 1932, in Logan Co. On Oct. 14, 1968, she married William â€śBillâ€ť McFarland, and he survives in St. Marys.
Also surviving are two sisters, Barb â€śToniâ€ť Koch, of Toledo, MaryGene Harman, of Maryland; numerous nieces & nephews, including Teri, Mike, Ryan, and Kim Yahl, and Mike and Tim Harman; a sister-in-law, Susie Thompson; and two brothers-in-law, P.J. Burnett, and John McFarland.
She was preceded in death by her adopted parents, Bill and Evelyn Covault; a sister, Barney; her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Louise and Fritz McFarland; and a sister-in-law, Connie Copeland.
Jeanne worked as a manager and waitress at the Ohio Bar in Wapakoneta. She also worked at the Lucky Star and Band Stand, both of Lima. She was a member of the St. Marys V.F.W., Post 9289 Auxiliary, and the South Shore Sportsman Club. A great cook, she enjoyed boating, and baking and making birthday cakes.
Services are at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home in Wapakoneta, with the Rev. Patrick Sloneker officiating.
Burial will be at a later date in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Wapakoneta.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be given to the Alzheimerâ€™s Foundation.
Condolences may be expressed at www.bayliffandeleyfh.com.