Faye was born on September 13, 1959 in Martins Ferry, Ohio to the late Orion “Fats” and Marilyn (Hershey) Kellar. In addition to her parents, Faye was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Milliken and Diane Kish. She is survived by her loving husband, Daniel Tonkovich of Adena, Ohio; three step daughters, Danielle (Jim) Sobleski, Doreen Tonkovich and Rhonda McHenry; four sisters, Mary Briggs, Joyce Allen, Iva Yoho and Freda Brown; three grandchildren, Tracy (Josh) Zido, Melanie Sobleski and Cory McHenry; three great-grandchildren, Evan, Max and Alexa and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received to pay tribute to Faye and celebrate her life on Friday, March 27 from 4-8 at the Borkoski Funeral Home, Adena, Ohio. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday at 11 a.m. from the funeral home with Fred Blackman officiating. Burial will follow at Pugh Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family, 425 Blairmont Road Adena, Ohio, 43901.