Barbara Ann Benedetti

November 25, 1941 ‒ December 30, 2017

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Barbara Ann Benedetti, age 76, of Columbus, passed away Saturday morning, December 30, 2017, at the Bennington Glen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born on November 25, 1941in Columbus, OH.

For more than 20 years Barbara dedicated her life as a corrections officer at the Marion Correctional Institution.

Left to cherish her memory includes her children: Tony Benedetti, Tom Benedetti, Tim Benedetti, Angi (Gary) Sanford, and Meg (Jeff) Hucle; brother, Tom Miller; grandchildren: Dena, Cortney, Zach, Rohn, Rachel, Jordan, and Lucas; great grandchildren: Harper and Hudson; and many extended family members and friends, especially her long time best friend Fannie Coulter.

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 AM, on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at the Resurrection Cemetery in Lewis Center.

If desired, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Heartland Hospice. (685 Delaware Ave, Marion, OH 43302)

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Barbara’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting

  • Rest In Peace Mrs. B.
    Fond memories of the sleepovers at your house with Tim. Condolences to the family.

  • My deepest condolences to the Benedetti family and friends for the loss of your dear loved one Barbara. Hope and comfort comes from God’s wonderful promise for the loved ones we have lost in death to be fulfilled very soon by his son Jesus Christ right here on a brand new Paradise Earth a resurrection back to life for the loved ones we have lost in death no more sickness pain or death Life Without End Acts 24:15; Revelation 21:1-4.

  • Special prayers for the Benedetti’s – Mrs B was a great mom and very humorous woman. God Bless.

  • Fond memories of Barb growing up, we had crazy Christmas’s and family get together with the entire Benedetti family. Prayers to all the kid and grand kids

  • We are deeply saddened by your loss Meg. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you and the entire family.

  • My dear daughter Meg, my heart goes out to you! My thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time. If I can help you in any way I’m here! , your second mom

  • My condolences are with Barbs family.She will be missed.May your memories of Barb bring you some comfort. I worked with Barb at Norworth Nursing Home and became friends.

  • Death can bring so many tears and pain, but may your memories bring you comfort. My heartfelt condolences to your family. May you find comfort in Christs heartwarming promise, John 5:28,29. We look forward to the day when sickness pain and death will be a thing of the past, Revelation 21:4