Born October 5, 1923 in Ellwood City, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary McCronich Zollum. She was married to Mark Tepsick who passed away in 1974.
Vera was a member of Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church. Her life was her children and grandchildren. She loved crocheting afgans, sewing, and cooking. She also enjoyed polka music and dancing at the SNPJ Camp. When Veronica wanted to thank someone, she would give them an afghan.
Survivors include three daughters, Darlene (John David) Graham of Connecticut, Lorraine (Joseph) Stelluto of Poland, Ohio, Veronica (Roger) Guminski of Enon Valley; three grandchildren, Kevin James (Dawn) Tepsick, John Russell “Rusty” (Sandra) Graham, Tonya (Robert) Feragne; and four great grandchildren, William and Dylan Tepsick, Sierra and Severin Graham.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and a son James Tepsick.
Visiting hours will be held on Friday April 17, 2015 from 6 to 8 pm at the Marshall Funeral Home 200 Fountain Ave. Ellwood City.
Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 2:00 pm with Father John Schmidt officiating.
Interment will follow in Locust Grove Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.