McFARLAND, Richard A. “Mac”

McFARLAND, Richard A. “Mac,” 67, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at East Ohio Regional Hospital, Martins Ferry.

He was born June 30, 1945 in Martins Ferry, a son of the late John L. and Beatrice (Kinney) McFarland.

Mac retired from the Yorkville plant of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel and the Martins Ferry Public Library. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and the Polish National Alliance Club both of Martins Ferry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, C. William and Robert K. McFarland.

Surviving are his wife, Patty L. (Bigelow) McFarland; his children, Lori Moreland of Colerain, John P. (Tiffany) McFarland and Brian (Casey) McFarland both of Martins Ferry; brothers, Thomas J. (Annie) McFarland of Colerain and James P. (Betty) McFarland of Sunset Heights; seven grandchildren, Shae and Brady Moreland, Mike, Richard, and John McFarland, and Lauren and Ella McFarland.

Friends will be received at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, Sunday noon-3 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held Monday, April 22, 2013, at 1 p.m. with Rev. Tom Marut officiating. Burial follows in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Martins Ferry.

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