Madeline Kulina

Obituary of Madeline Kulina


Madeline C. Kulina, age 91, of Buckhannon, WV, died Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at her home. She was born October 20, 1926 in Eden, WV, a daughter of the late Waitman T. and Lula Mulnix Chidester. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John Kulina; one daughter, Sharon Ware; one grandson, Shawn Ware;  one brother, Don Chidester; two sisters, Delvina Baptista and Jessie Thorpe and one great nephew, Jeffrey Chidester. She is survived by one son-in-law, Delmas Ware of Buckhannon; one granddaughter, Casandra Tomey and husband Jim of Buckhannon; two great-granddaughters, Amber and Whitney Tomey both of Buckhannon; one great-great-granddaughter, Kayselyn Loudin of Buckhannon; special sister-in-law, Fran Chidester of Buckhannon and special friend, Jo of Buckhannon. Mrs. Kulina was a secretary. She was a member of the West Buckhannon United Methodist Church. She loved to read and enjoyed going out with her sister-in-law and was very active in her church. Friends will be received Friday, March 30, 2018 from 11 AM until 1 PM at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held 1 PM on Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Calvin McCutcheon officiating. Burial will follow in the Heavner Cemetery in Buckhannon. Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.