Darlene Petty, 62

Darlene E. Petty, 62, of Piqua, died at 11:45 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus.
She was born June 9, 1950, in Lima, to the late Eugene and Dorothy (Stover) Hefner. On Sept. 23, 1988, in Troy, she married Darin “Scott” Petty, and he survives.
Also surviving are a sister, Anna (Pat) Gibson, of Wapakoneta; three brothers, Dana (Cheryl)Hefner, of Whitehall, Tony (Vicki) Hefner, of Wapakoneta, and Loren (Kris) Hefner, of Perrysburg; father- and mother-in-law, Mitch and Janice Petty, of Piqua; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles; and four God children.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Hefner.
Mrs. Petty was a 1968 graduate of Wapakoneta High School and attended the Carousel Beauty College. She was a licensed beautician, and wonderful homemaker. She supported Locks of Love with her contributions of hair to benefit others, and enjoyed playing bingo.
A service to honor her life will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Jamieson & Vannucci Funeral Home in Piqua, with the Rev. Jack Chalk officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Rd., Cincinnati.
Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.