Vera W. McIntyre of Hermitage passed away on Thursday evening (March 1, 2018) at Nugent CCRC while surrounded by her loving family. She was 94.
She was born in Little Cooley, Pa., on July 18, 1923, to the late Milton and Irene (Ferguson) Scott.
Vera graduated from Sharon High School in 1941 and married her sweetheart, John McIntyre, on July 18, 1946.
Vera was a member of the First Baptist Church of Sharon where she had taught Sunday School and sang in the choir. She was a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star 156 in Farrell where she had served in various positions, been a member of the Order of Amaranth in Sharpsville, and served on the International Order of Rainbow Advisory Board for Girls for several years.
She had worked for Westinghouse Electric during World War II in the naval supplies department, and had worked as a certified nurses aid for Mercer County Home and Hospital.
For the majority of her life she was a devoted wife, mom, grandma, and great-grandma to her loving family.
Her memories will be live on through: her daughter, Janet Garrett and her husband Vince; son, John McIntyre III and his wife Darlene all of Hermitage; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Vera was preceded in death by: her husband John "Little Mac" McIntyre on July 3, 1992; two brothers; three sisters; and by her grandson, Todd V. Garrett.
Vera W., 94, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday (3-5-18) at the SAMPLE-O'DONNELL FUNERAL HOME, 555 E. State St. Sharon. Friends and family may view the obituary and send condolences at www.sampleodonnellfh.com.
Service: 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial: Private next to her husband at America's Cemetery, Hermitage.
Published on March 3, 2018