Barbara A. Lucas
April 28, 1939 ‒ November 13, 2020
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Barbara A. Lucas, 81, of Mount Vernon passed away on Friday afternoon, November 13, 2020 at the Selma Markowitz Inpatient Care Center in Newark. She was born on April 28, 1939 in Mount Vernon to the late Dwight D. and Evelyn M. (Parsons) Harmon.
Barbara was an avid gardener and cook. She always made sure that you had something to eat when you came for a visit. Barbara retired from Kenyon College where she worked in Campus Food Service. After retirement, she started to look after and help her elderly friends with their daily needs.
Barbara is survived by her children, Connie (Mark) Brill of Denville, NJ, Cindy (Steve) Burgett of Howard, James (Carol) Tanner of Mount Vernon, Jon (Karen) Tanner of Walhonding and Jeffrey Tanner; grandchildren, Tristan Tanner, April Auskings, Jeremy (Courtney) Auskings, Allison Trikouros, Cole (Laura) Burgett, Weylin Burgett and Travis Burgett and 10 great grandchildren; sister, Sue Rine of Mount Vernon; and a brother, Donald (Norene) Harmon of Sun City, AZ.
In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by a son, Doug Tanner; and a grandson, Tony Tanner.
In following with Barbara’s wish there will be no services.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, 2269 Cherry Valley Road SE, Newark, Ohio 43055
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