Darlene G McKinney (Roberts)

Burial Date:

January 13, 2014

Birth & Death Date:

March 4, 1939 - January 8, 2014

Funeral Home:

Gluvna - Shimo - Hromada Funeral Chapel (Directions)


Gluvna - Shimo - Hromada Funeral Chapel (Directions)
LORAIN - Darlene G. McKinney (nee Roberts), age 74, of Lorain, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 while under the care of New Life Hospice. She was born in Pound, Virginia on March 4, 1939 and had been a resident of Lorain for more than fifty years.
In her free time Darlene raised Cocker Spaniels and Boston Terriers; in addition to her love for animals, she also enjoyed baking and solving crossword puzzles.
Survivors include her husband of fifty-four years Robert M. McKinney, Sr., her son Robert M. McKinney, Jr. (Wendy) of Lorain, and daughters Patty Gorman (Scott) of Godley, Texas and Angie Hembree of Lorain. She also leaves eight grandchildren, one great grandchild, and sisters Sue McReynolds and Ocie Woods both residing in Virginia.
Mrs. McKinney was preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Mary Elizabeth (nee Bowens) Roberts, by her granddaughter Nicki Jump, seven brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be Monday January 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral services at 11:00 in the Gluvna-Shimo-Hromada Funeral Chapel, 3224 Broadway Avenue, Lorain. Reverend Scott Mitchell, pastor of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in South Amherst will officiate. Burial will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park.
To share your memories and condolences with Darlene's family, please visit www.gluvna.net.

Published in The Morning Journal on Jan. 11, 2014

Burial Location

Section: - L - Lot Number: 36 Space: 6


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