Zona A. Butler

September 28, 1952 ~ September 10, 2021 (age 68)


Zona A. Butler, 68 of Lemont Furnace, Pa  passed away Sept. 10, 2021 peacefully at her home.

She was born Sept. 28, 1952 the daughter of the late James “Bud” Varndell and Geraldine (Matthews) Varndell.

   Left to cherish her memory are her husband Robert G. Butler and three sons;  Neil Butler and wife Beckey of Wilmore, Ky.   Douglas Butler and wife Beverly of Dawson, Pa.   Daniel Butler and wife Tammy of Leesburg, Ohio and two beloved Minpins.

Five Grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.  One sister Jamie Stiner and husband Steve of Lemont Furnace and many friends.

   In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a son Jeremy Varndell and a brother Clay Shipley.

   Zona was the owner, operator of Rocky Top Pasafino Stables and Horse Farm. She also ran Appalachia Helping Hands. She ministered to many in need. Zona was the treasurer of the Republican Woman of Fayette County and a former Republican Committee woman and a Manager of Christians Layman’s South.

Friends will be received in the DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA, on Tuesday September 14, 2021 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and 6:00pm to 8:00pm and on Wednesday September 15, 2021 from 10:00am to 11:00am the time of the service with Pastor Gary Coldrell officiating the service. Interment take place in Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donation may be made in in honor of Zonas memory to Christian Layman’s Corp 358 East Pittsburgh, Pa 15601 (Attention Whinny).

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