Tanner Lee McFarland


Tanner Lee McFarland, 25 of Washington died unexpectedly on Thursday-August 29, 2019 as a result of injuries sustained in a coal mining accident.  He was born March 31, 1994 in Pittsburgh, PA the son of Kevin and Sherry Hull McFarland of Washington who survive.  Mr. McFarland was a 2012 graduate of Trinity High School and later went on to graduate from Penn State University with an Associate’s Degree in Mining Technology.  He was employed by Consol Energy as a coal miner for the past six years.  Mr. McFarland was a member of the Sinnemahoning Sportsmen’s Association.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, sports shooting and working on home improvements.  Mr. McFarland was a true family man.  His family meant everything to him and he loved and savored every moment that he spent with his wife and son.  Mr. McFarland touched so many lives and he will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved him. 

On September 12, 2015 he married Casey L. Doyle McFarland who survives.  She has always been proud to carry the McFarland name.  Also surviving is a son, Gavin Lee McFarland at home.  Mr. and Mrs. McFarland are also currently expecting their second child.  Also surviving are two sisters, Kendel (Cameron) Nutter of Washington and Lexie McFarland of Clarksburg, West Virginia; paternal grandparents, Darryl and Charlotte McFarland of Houston, PA; mother in law, Leigh Ann (James) Pearson of Washington and sister in law, Taylor Doyle of Arkansas.  Several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

Mr. McFarland was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Paul and Mary Hull.

Friends will be received on Tuesday-September 3, 2019 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 P.M. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at East Katherine Ave., Washington, S. Timothy Warco, Supervisor/Director, Susan Falvo Warco, Director, S. Timothy Warco II, Director.Funeral services and burial will be private.In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make memorial contributions may do so to Gavin Lee McFarland in care of the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., 336 Wilson Ave. Washington PA 15301.Condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com