VELOSKI, Charlene (Edmundson)

VELOSKI, Charlene (Edmundson,) 70, of Martins Ferry, OH, died Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, WV.

She was born Dec. 14, 1942 in Massillon, OH, a daughter of the late Thomas W. and Verba LaVern (Bristow) Edmundson.

Charlene was Director of Food Services for the Martins Ferry Public School System. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church and American Legion Post 38 Auxiliary both of Martins Ferry.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Edmundson.

Surviving are her husband, Donald L. Veloski, daughters; Stacey (Marc) Robertson of Strongsville, OH and Denise Duncan of New Albany, OH, brothers; Thomas (Vicki) Edmundson of Ft. Myers, FL and Bob (B.L.) Edmundson of Wheeling, and grandchildren; Kyle Duncan, Cameron Duncan, Ryan Robertson, Sarah LaVerne Robertson and Lauren Robertson.

Friends will be received Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH, where services will be held Thursday, July 25, 2013, at 10 a.m. with Rev. William O. Webster officiating. Burial follows in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, OH.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Western Pennsylvania School for the Blind, 201 N Bellefield Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Online condolences may be expressed at