Iona M. QuillenObituaries Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013 Would you like to receive e-mail alerts when we have breaking news? Click here!
Iona McDonald Quillen, 78, of 17437 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown, Md., died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born May 12, 1934, in Romney, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Eugene McDonald and Frances Nettie Keckley McDonald Edwards.
She was a 1952 graduate from Romney High School, and attended Strayer University. She was employed by Air Flow Company of Frederick, Md., Pangborn Corporation in Hagerstown and Knoxville, Tenn., and for Fairchild Corporation in Hagerstown.
She was a member of the Paramount Baptist Church. She enjoyed genealogy research on family history and spending time with her family.
Surviving are one daughter, Wanda Gearhart of Hagerstown; one son, Frank Quillen and wife, Geannie, of Smithsburg, Md.; four grandchildren, David Yoder, Melanie Alegre, and Pete and Derick Quillen; four great-grandchildren, David Anthony, Alyssa, Jonathan and Maya; numerous cousins; and an adopted brother, Michael Edwards.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 East Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Dr. Larry Rickard officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.