Theresa (Skvarka) “MeeMaw” Scully

June 22, 1928 - April 4, 2021

06/22/1928 - 04/04/2021

Past Services

Friday April 09, 2021
11:00 am
St. James Catholic Church
326 Logan Street
McMechen, WV 26040

Theresa (Skvarka) “MeeMaw” Scully, 92, of McMechen, WV, passed away on Sunday, April 4, 2021 at her daughters house.
Theresa was born in Benwood, WV on June 22, 1928 to the late Philip and Theresa (Kubic) Skvarka.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, Robert F. Scully; two granddaughters, Sophie Ann and Roberta Frances Michaels; brothers, Philip, John and Joseph Skvarka; sister, Mary Skvarka and her Lifelong friend and family member, “Aunt” Ella Mae Bartrug.
She was a homemaker, member of St, James Catholic Church, Slovak Ladies Auxiliary, St. James Altar Society, McMechen Woman’s Club. She was a 500 Card Shark, loved shopping, Sunday polkas, crossword puzzles, word searches, soap operas, Game Show Network, family beach vacations, and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Family was everything to her.
Survivors include her five children, Suzanne (Douglas) Estep of Proctor, WV, Daniel Scully of Apple Valley, CA, John Scully of McMechen, Mary (Mike) Fallova of Benwood and Elizabeth (Scott) Michaels of Pittsburgh, PA; brother, Anthony (Jerri) Skvarka of Moundsville, WV; Sister-in-law, Olga Skvarka of Wheeling, WV; 10 grandchildren, Matthew (Ashley) Estep of Williamstown, WV, Cera (Adam) Price of Foster, WV, Nathan (Ashley) Fallova of Monroe, NC, Nicholas Fallova of Glen Dale, WV, Tess Fallova of Charlotte, NC, Benjamin Michaels of FL, Alaina Michaels of Charleston, SC, Carter Michaels of Pittsburg, PA Jacob Scully of CA and Emily (Ty) Boyd of TX; 6 great grandchilren, Benson, Cole and Lincoln Renee Estep, Hank Price, Gabriella Fallova and Eleanor Boyd: 3 nieces, Janet (Ron) Staib, Sandra (Bruce) Bonar and Mary Beth (Kelly) Smith and 3 nephews, Greg Church, Joseph (Mirka) Skvarka and Tom (Tucker) Skvarka.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 9, 2021, at 11 am at St. James Catholic Church, McMechen, with Rev. That Son serving as Celebrant.
Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
The family wants a special thank you expressed to Valley Hospice.
Per Covid guidelines mask are to be worn at the church.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to Valley Hospice at 10686 OH-150, Rayland OH 43943.

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Diane Barker
2 years ago

Liz, Mary, Suzanne, Danny and John

I just wanted you to know how sorry I am to hear about your mom. She was a good lady and I will never forget all the memories I have of her and spending many hours at your house growing up. Please know your in my thoughts and prayers. Love and prayers, Diane

Chris Welsh
2 years ago

Liz..sorry to hear about your mom…

Joe & Mirka Skvarka & Isabel Kuca
2 years ago

Aunt Theresa you will be deeply missed. Rest in Peace at home with the Lord. May your family find peace and strength in their many fond memories of you.

Mary M Shutler
2 years ago

Please accept my sincere condolences on the passing of your mother.

Allen D Whetsell
2 years ago

Dear Scully Family, Know that my heart is with you during this time of loss. Your mom was a mother to many of us in old McMechen Neighborhood. I pray today she walks in sunshine and Gods Love around her flows. May she rest in Peace. All my love Allen

Patricia Wylie
2 years ago

Dear Suzanne & family, I have so many wonderful memories of your great mother! She was always smiling and laughing. So incredibly patient with us as teenagers! Will miss her, as will all who knew her. Heaven is the better for her presence. Prayers for your peace and comfort, till you see her again. Love, Patty Wylie

Susan Dunlap
2 years ago

My condolences to all of Theresa’s family and friends. I have fond memories of visiting her in McMechen with my mother (Sharon Defibaugh Dunlap). Thinking of you all.

-Susan Dunlap

Beth Samol
2 years ago

My sympathies to you all. May Gods peace be with you.