M. “Darlene” Kean

September 20, 1938 ‒ May 27, 2008

Sunbury, Ohio

M. “Darlene” Kean, age 69, of Sunbury went to be with the Lord on May 27, 2008.

Daughter of the late Lester and Ina (Adams) Longshore, she was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Robert Kean in 2004, and brother Russ Longshore.

She leaves behind her daughters: Debora (Bill) Daniels, Diana (Dave) Sarnovsky, and foster daughter Lee Ellen Lindsey, Grandchildren; Aaron (Melissa Nau) Daniels, Brandi and Shanna Daniels, George and Mike (Lonnie) Perkins, Great-Grandchildren; Austin, Sydney and Kennedy Dixon, and J. Alexander Daniels; Sisters: Betty Watts, Vi Cline-McNamara, and Dorothy Hale-Souders; Brothers: Ken (Julie) Longshore, Phil (Judy) Longshore, and sister-in-law: Maxine Longshore.

A lifelong member of Vans Valley Church, she retired from Banc Ohio in Sunbury. She enjoyed working part-time, crafting, sewing, fishing, and traveling with her husband, but most of all cherished time with her family.

Her loving affection for others will be greatly missed by family and friends.

Friends may call Friday from 6 – 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the 11:00 a.m. Saturday funeral services at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at SR 61, Sunbury, with Pastor Harold Holmes officiating. Burial will follow in Trenton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to the National Parkinson’s Foundation at 1501 N.W. 9th Ave/Bob Hope Rd, Miami, FL 33136.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.