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Ramona M. McFadden

September 28, 1929 ~ March 1, 2019 (age 89)

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Ramona M. McFadden, 89, of Harrisville passed away March 1, 2019 at the VNA Inpatient Hospice in Butler.

Ramona was born September 28, 1929 in Hillard’s, she was the daughter of Kenneth D. and J. Marie Thompson. 

Ramona graduated from Harrisville High School.   She married W. John McFadden on September 28, 1948, he passed away.

Ramona worked at many local nursing homes as a Nurses Aid, including Orchard Manor and Grove Manor.  Ramona enjoyed keeping her garden and cooking her family a home cooked meal.   She passed down her secret recipes to her family and loved showing them how to achieve the perfect homemade roll.  Ramona kept busy talking on the phone to her friends and keeping track of her two favorite dogs, Carrie and her adopted dog Wilbert who was her constant companion.  She loved to relax and watch her favorite shows on the Food Network and Game Show Network.  In earlier years, Ramona loved to bowl and was very proud of the many trophies she won.  Ramona and her late husband opened there home to 28 foster children over the years. 

Loved ones left to cherish her memory are her sons’ W. Marty McFadden of Harrisville and Michael J. McFadden and his wife Laura of Harrisville. 7 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren and a sister in law Doris Thompson of Tennessee.

Preceded in death by her parents, husband, infant brothers Robert “Bobby” and James Thompson, brothers Wm. Kenneth Thompson, Charles S. Thompson and a sister Mrs. Earl "Marjorie" Roxberry.

Family will receive friends at Jamison-McKinley Funeral Home, 117 North Main Street, Harrisville PA on Tuesday, March 5, 2018 from 2-4, funeral services will take place at the funeral home at 4:30 with the Rev. Willard Morse officiating.   Burial will take place at Prairie Cemetery, Harrisville.

Memorial contributions can me made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105 or to American Cancer Society Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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