Elizabeth "Betty"'s Story
Elizabeth Jane "Betty" Varkonda, 88, of Fairmont, passed away Monday (Jan. 9, 2017) at Fairmont Regional Medical Center.
She was born July 13, 1928, in Clarksburg, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary Ann (Rushowski) Lada.
Betty was a former member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church and a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church. She loved to cook, knit and most of all enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchild.
She is survived by one daughter, Lee Ann Vessechia and husband Ronald of Fairmont; one sister, Anna Rutherford of Clarksburg; two grandchildren, Kristina Vessechia and Ian Vessechia; and one great-grandchild, Adam Markley.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Varkonda, and a sister, Margaret Nemes.
The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday at Domico Funeral Home, 414 Gaston Ave., Fairmont. The funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday in the funeral home with Father S.A. Arokiadass officiating. Entombment will follow at the Holy Cross Mausoleum in Clarksburg.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.domicofh.com.
Published on January 11, 2017