Barbara Lois Badger

July 09, 1934 ‒ May 27, 2016

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Barbara Lois Badger, age 81, of Mount Vernon passed away on Friday, May 27, 2016 at her home.

She was born on July 9, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Delbert and Lois (Sundvahl) Meyer. Barbara attended Denison University, and then graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in Occupational Therapy and was a member of the Alpha Phi Sorority. She was employed as an Occupational Therapist in Columbus for numerous years. Barbara was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon. For most of the past 25 years, she has wintered on her boat in Bradenton, Florida.

She is survived by her daughter Becky (Scott) Weasel of Findlay, Ohio; son Thomas Badger Jr. of Kings Mills, Ohio; five grandchildren…. Caitlin, Devyn and Zachary Weasel, Grace and Charlie Badger; and her sister Gayle Meyer Knapp of Seal Beach, California.

In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Badger who was a former Knox County Common Pleas Court Judge.

Friends are encouraged to attend the memorial service beginning at 10 AM on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church, 106 N Gay St in Mt. Vernon. Calling hours and an opportunity to visit with the family will be immediately after the service from 11PM-1PM, also at the church.

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