Marie T. McKinney, 88, of 2739 Mitchell Road, Jamestown, NY., passed away Monday, December 30, 2013 at the Rouse Home, Youngsville, PA.
Marie was born in Corry, PA on December 26, 1925, the daughter of the late Charles and Twila Jewell. She retired in 1992 from her employment at Lorangers in Warren where she was employed as a Foreman's Assistant/In structor. She enjoyed reading, country music, shopping and spending time with her family and favorite pets. One of her favorite things to do was sunning on the deck and watching the horses and geese on the pond.
She was the widow of Robert McKinney, Jr. and is survived by a daughter, Donna Messinger and a soninlaw, Sam Messinger of Jamestown, NY; a son, Thomas VanOrd of Tennessee; 2 sisters, Charlotte Black of Youngsville, PA and Shirley Bull of Garland, PA; a brother, Edward Jewell of Wrightsville, PA, and several grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Leon VanOrd, a brother, David Jewell, and 2 sisters, Gladys Oviatt and Audrey Sickler.
Friends will be received on Thursday from 11 a.m. 1 p.m. at McKinney Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, Inc., in Youngsville, where a funeral and committal service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2013.
Burial will be private and will be in North Harmony Cemetery, Mayville, NY. Those wishing to place memorial donations may do so to Hospice of Warren County, The Chautauqua County Humane Society, or Friends of the Rouse. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or place an order for flowers at www.mckinneyfuneral.com