TREVA LAVONE McVOY, 97, Ft. Myers, went home to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Born July 31, 1916, in Auburn, she was a daughter of the late Erwin Hess and Marie Funk. She graduated from Fort Wayne IBC and then married the late Darol “Mac” McVoy in 1937. They started their family in New Haven until 1970 and then moved to Ft. Myers, where Treva worked as an assistant teacher at Vo-Tech for eight years. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in East Ft. Myers. “She will be missed, her pretty smile and the kindness she showed others.” She enjoyed her family and friends. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Beverly McVoy and Joseph (Joyce) McVoy, both of Ft. Myers; she was blessed with six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandsons; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Darol; son, Larry McVoy; sister, Helen Bowmar; and brother and sister-in-law, Carl and Wilma Hess. Service is 1 p.m. Friday, July 4, 2014, at Covington Memorial Funeral Home, 8408 Covington Road, with calling from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Entombment in Covington Memorial Gardens. Preferred memorials to Hope Hospice at To send online condolences, please visit

POSTED: 07/02/14 at 7:11 am. FILED UNDER: Obits