Jeannette R. Farley 1919-2018

WARREN — Jeannette R. Farley, 98, of Warren, died Thursday afternoon, Jan. 18, 2018, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.

She was born Nov. 10, 1919, in Edinburg, Pa., the daughter of the late Frank and Pauline Russo Fire. She was a longtime Howland resident.

Jeannette was a 1938 graduate of Lowellville High School. She worked at Packard Electric for eight years but was a dedicated homemaker all of her married life.

She was a well-known “Avon Lady” in the area for over 50 years, “retiring” in 2014.

Jeannette was a member of Howland Community Church. She was an avid card player and loved spending time with her family and loved hosting gatherings at her home for family and friends. She had been a member of SCOPE and the Elks Lodge 295 Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Kim A. (David) Farley-Best of Youngstown; two grandsons, Robert C. Farley of Youngstown and Kyle W.D. Farley of Warren; one niece, Rosemary Marino-Horvath; and several nephews, great-nephews and great-nieces and cousins.

Her husband of 47 years, Hubert Kyle Farley, whom she married Sept.11, 1943, preceded her in death.

Two sons, Robert “Bobbie” Farley and Douglas K. Farley; four sisters, Margaret and Anna Fire, Ida Marino and Rosemarie Whalen; and two brothers, Charles and Edward Fire, also preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at Howland Community Church. The family will greet family and friends 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes Roberts-Clark Chapel in Warren. Entombment will be in Pineview Memorial Park Mausoleum in Warren.

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