Jean T. McFarland

jean mcfarland

Jean T. McFarland (77) of Fairfax, Virginia entered eternal rest on Sunday, July 16, 2023, after a long illness.

Jean is survived by her beloved husband of nearly 55 years Charles McFarland, sister-in-law Carol McFarland, daughter Jennifer McCaughey (Pete), son Steven McFarland (Julee), her grandchildren SGT Thomas McCaughey (22) USMC, Emma McCaughey (18) and Megan McFarland (12).

Jean was born on May 19, 1946, to Paul and Nelia Tamkin in Washington, D.C. After graduating from Washington and Lee High School in 1964, Jean went on to study nursing at The University of Virginia. In 1965, Jean met Charles T. McFarland, they wed in 1968 and went on to have two children.

Jean started her nursing career in 1969 at Fairfax Hospital. After taking time off to raise her children, Jean finished her nursing career as an Occupational Health Nurse at Navy Federal Credit Union retiring in 2015.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents Paul and Nelia Tamkin and her Aunt, Ruth Bowers.

Jean was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister-in-law, and friend to many. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.


Visitation: July 20, 2023 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Money & King Funeral Home
171 W. Maple Ave.
Vienna, VA 22180


Service: July 21, 2023 11:00 am

Money & King Funeral Home
171 W. Maple Ave.
Vienna, VA 22180


Graveside Service:

National Memorial Park
7482 Lee Highway
Falls Church, VA 22042


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  1. So sorry to hear of your loss.
    Oakton UMC is keeping you in prayer.

    Doris Page
    Administrative Assistant
    Oakton UMC

  2. Jean, you were a great friend and co-worker at Navy Federal and beyond. You will be missed but so glad you are no longer suffering and have taken your rightful place in Heaven to look down on your family and friends .

  3. Jean you were a great co worker at NFCU always there to help in any issue. I have wonderful memories of you. You will be missed. Our thoughts snd prayers go to your wonderful husband and family. Rest in peace my dear. Jean you will look down upon us each day God Bless you.

  4. Jean you will be so missed by those of us who worked with you and loved a dear friend. I will never bake a Christmas cookie without remembering how you ejoyed them. Rest in peace dear friend. Jan

  5. Dearest Jean,
    You were with me on one of the worst days of my life. You may not have known until now how much your warm comforting presence brought me solace. I will never forget you. Rest in peace my friend and God bless your soul.

  6. Jean was a jewel and will be missed. All Prayers to the Family ✝️

  7. Condolences to Jean’s family. I have many memories of such a sweet lady and friend. I had an issue with my knee locking and Jean sat with me at my desk comforting me until my husband arrived.
    After retiring I contacted Jean by phone just to see how she was doing. She will surely be missed.

  8. I was sad to hear about Jean. She was a wonderful resource and support for me. A very kind and compassionate woman. I send prayers for her family and friends.

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