NILES - Agatha D. Farr, 79, died Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center in Warren.
She was born Nov. 22, 1933, in Cassidy, W.Va., the daughter of the late William and Agatha Knotts Kellar.
Agatha had worked as a nurses aide for more than 30 years before retiring. She enjoyed bingo, puzzles and making baby blankets and her animals. Most of all, she enjoyed taking care of her family.
Agatha D. Farr
Her husband, William R. Farr, whom she married on Oct. 3, 1954, preceded her in death on Nov. 2, 1980.
She is survived by two sons, William (Rosamary) Farr of Garrettsville and Rick (Cynthia) Farr of Leavittsburg; a daughter, Mary (Jack) Small of Johnston; two brothers, Billy (Connie) Kellar of Valley Bend, W.Va., and Charles (Helen) Kellar of Mecca.
Also surviving are seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Kimberly Sue Farr; a brother, Delbert; two sisters, Eva and Mary; and by a granddaughter, Kayla Farr.
Per her wishes, private family services will be held at a later date.
Burial will be in the West Mecca Township Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Agatha's memory to the Akron Children's Hospital, 1 Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Woods-Rettig Funeral Home in Leetonia.
Family and friends may view this obituary and send condolences at www.familycareservices.com.