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Doris V. (McElfresh) Waldenville

March 16, 1936 ~ April 26, 2022 (age 86)


Doris V. (McElfresh) Waldenville, 86, of Vandergrift, passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, in her residence.

A daughter of the late Arthur Ralph McElfresh and Zela Ruth (Johnson) McElfresh, she was born March 16, 1936 in Gilpin Township, Armstrong County, PA.

Doris was a graduate of Leechburg High School and a homemaker.  Since 1958, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Leechburg, where she was a Sunday school teacher and choir member.  Doris was a good singer and sang many duets with her husband.  She enjoyed working puzzles and crocheting.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Chauncey R. Waldenville of Vandergrift; a daughter, Lori Gaile Cooley (Steve) of Diamond Head, Mississippi; a granddaughter, Christina Virginia Hope Cooley; and numerous nieces and nephews and cousins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Elmer, Loran, Ward and Merle McElfresh; two sisters, Norabell Wolfe and Hazel Cribbs.

There will be no public visitation or funeral ceremonies at this time.  A memorial service will be held at her church at a later date.  The Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, 170 Main St., Leechburg, 724-842-1051 has been entrusted with private arrangements.  

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Memorial Service will be held at the convenience of her family

First Baptist Church
111 Siberian Ave.
Leechburg, PA 15656

There will be no public visitation or funeral ceremonies.

Clawson Funeral & Cremation Center, Inc.
170 Main Street
Leechburg, PA 15656

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