MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio – Arveda M. Whetstone, 89, passed away on Thursday, October 6, 2016.
She was born on January 1, 1927 in Warren, Ohio, daughter to the late Sherwood and Lydia (Wibert) Jones.
Arveda was a 1945 Mineral Ridge High School graduate and went on to work as a nurse’s aide at Trumbull Memorial Hospital until retiring in 1991.
Arveda married her husband, Walter “Allen” Whetstone in 1948 and they went on to celebrate 52 years together before his passing in 2000.
She will be remembered for the enjoyment she found working her crossword puzzles.
Left to celebrate Arveda’s memory is her daughter, Marla Whetstone; her grandchildren, Genevieve (David) Gigliotti, Richard (Jennifer) Bundy and Joseph Bundy; her great-grandchildren, Anna and Jonathan Takash and Patrick Bundy and her sisters, Gail Daus and Jean Knable.
In addition to her parents and husband, Arveda is preceded in death by her brother, Francis Jones and her sisters, Sally Hawkins, Roberta Elias and Mary Zupp.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11 at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel, 1350 N. Niles-Canfield Rd., where a funeral service will follow at 4:00 p.m.
Interment to take place at Kerr Cemetery.
Family and friends may send condolences to www.lanefuneralhomes.com.