Delores Williamson

Dolores Berdine McHenry Williamson of Avella, PA, passed away December 3, 2017, at Weirton Medical Center.

She was a Methodist by faith. She was formerly employed by Byesville Pottery in Byesville, OH. She was a member of the Appalachian Fall Music Club, a former member of The Cross Creek Senior Center in Avella PA. She enjoyed her grandchildren, crocheting, music, bead crafting and her grand puppy Muffin.

She was born September 12, 1929, in Byesville, OH, to the late Carl W. and Carrie C. Nunley McHenry. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Robert S. Williamson; a son, William E. Morrison; a daughter, Sharon A. O’Brien Shernit; a brother, Arliss McHenry, five sisters Bessie Eubanks, Marge Abrams, Irene Mallett, Bonnie Duddey, and Linda White; a grandson, Michael Starinsky; and a son-in-law, John Shernit.

She is survived by her son, Carlos J. (Billie) O’Brien of Wellsburg; a daughter, Brenda K. (John Sr). Starinsky of Jewett, OH; one brother, Melvin (Buzz) McHenry, of Cambridge, OH; and one sister, Janet (Wayne) Redd of Lore, City OH; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, where funeral services will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment will be at Bethel Cemetery Avella, PA.

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