Vicky Rae Long


OAKWOOD -- Vicky Rae Long, 69, of Oakwood, died at 3:45 p.m. April 19, 2014, at her residence.

She was born September 6, 1944, in Paulding to the late Dorris and Myrtle (Wilcox) Steele. She married Leonard Jack Feeney, who preceded her in death. On July 5, 1975, she then married Fred W. Long, who survives in Oakwood.

Survivors also include her children, Jeff (Loretta) Feeney of Defiance, Rick Long of Jackson, Mich., and Jerry (Kelly) Feeney, Rob (Karisa) Long, and Chad (Holly) Long, all of Oakwood; 10 grandchildren, Leonard Jack Feeney III, Jeff Feeney Jr., Shauna (Sean) Marsee, Nichole Hornish, Robert Long, Taylor Long, Hunter Long, Jacob Long, Chad Long and Maddie Egnor; four great-grandchildren, Kaiden Feeney, Kale Marsee, O'Koner Feeney, Kaine Marsee, and one on the way; two sisters, Grace Marshall of Dayton and LeAnn Boyd of Van Wert; a brother, Dennis Steele of Defiance; and three dear friends, Diane Clemens, Sue Barron and Sherri Friend.

She was preceded in death by a son, Leonard Jack Feeney Jr.; a sister, Kate Flint; and a brother, Karl Ray Steele.

Vicky was an EMT for the Oakwood EMS. She was a member of Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Paulding, Oakwood Village Council, and a volunteer for the Paulding Senior Center. She was active in the Wayne Trace Wrestling Club.

Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Oakwood with Pastor Dave Prior officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Defiance. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and one hour prior to the service Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Condolences may be expressed at

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