Oneda Charleen Sloan

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Oneda Charleen Sloan

October 22, 1922 - February 16, 2019

Oneda Charleen Sloan Oneda Charleen Sloan, 96, of Alexandria, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family after an extended illness.
Charleen was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Delaware County, the daughter of Floyd and Grace M. (Wellington) Beouy. On March 17, 1946, she married Fredrick Earl Sloan, who preceded her in death Feb. 6, 2019.
Charleen had been a farmer's wife and a loving mother and grandmother and always enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of the Vermillion Friends Church. Charleen's life could be described in three words: church, family and farm.
Those left to carry on her legacy of love are her children, Paul Sloan, Ruth Ann (Russell) Ancil, Elaine (Steve) Marlow and Patricia Tinsley. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Kenneth and Richard Sloan; son-in-law, Terry Tinsley; grandchildren, Gerald Tinsley and Sherry Marlow; and sisters, Catherine Beouy and Olivia Holmberg.
Funeral services for Charleen will be Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. at Whetsel Funeral Service, Alexandria, with the Rev. Fred Burke officiating. Burial will follow in Jones Cemetery, Yorktown.
Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, from 4 to 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to the Vermillion Friends Church in care of the funeral home.
Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to celebrate Charleen's life with her family and friends.
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Published on February 18, 2019
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