Vickie J. McKenty, age 61, of Toledo, passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, at the University of Toledo Medical Center. She was born February 16, 1952, in Toledo, OH to George and Carol Carver. She graduated from Ida High School and went on to receive a Masters Degree in Education from the University of Toledo. Vickie was a dedicated elementary school teacher for Springfield Local Schools for 32.5 years. She enjoyed teaching, and loved traveling and camping. She was also a devoted University of Michigan football fan, having been a season ticket holder for almost 20 years. Vickie had a selfless heart and a nurturing soul.
Vickie was preceded in death by her parents. Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 15 years, Robert J. McKenty; sisters, Jackie Wolfe, Sonie Carver; brother, Rich Carver; many nieces and nephews; and her beloved puppy, Annie Arbor.
Friends will be received at the Walker Funeral Home, 5155 Sylvania Ave. (west of Corey) on Friday from 12:00 noon-9:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 4030 Douglas Rd, Toledo. Those wishing to give a donation in Vickie's memory are asked to consider Aldersgate United Methodist Church or the YNOTT Foundation for youths in need of organ transplants, 1799 W. 5th Ave #116 Columbus, OH. Condolences may be shared with the family at
Walker Funeral Home & Crematory
5155 West Sylvania Avenue
Toledo, OH 43623
Published in Toledo Blade from Mar. 4 to Mar. 5, 2013