Loraine E. Barr

December 02, 1913 ‒ November 18, 2001

Mansfield, Ohio

Obituary for Tuesday November 20, 2001

Loraine Eldora Barr

MANSFIELD: Loraine Eldora Barr, age 87, of Mansfield, died Sunday evening November 18, 2001, at home, following a long illness.

She was born December 2, 1913, in Fredericktown, to Burley & Florence (Wilson) Speaks, was graduated from Fredericktown High School, Class of 1931, and was a lifelong area resident.

A homemaker, Loraine was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Mansfield, and was active in the United Builders and UBIB Sunday school class. Keeping in touch with friends and family by writing cards and letters was one of her great joys. Her other great love was being involved with her grandchildren.

She is survived by a son & daughter-in-law Larry & Mary Barr of Perrysville; three granddaughters Debra Magers, Barb Naus, and Shelly Barr of Bellville; two great grandchildren Nikki and Andy Naus; and one great great granddaughter Kashawna Fisher; two step-grandchildren Jeff Walters of Perrysville, and Jill Hara of Hilliard; and four step-great grandchildren; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years, Henry Barr; a great grandson Baby Ryan Naus, four sisters; two brothers; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call Tuesday November 20 2001, from 4 to 7 pm in the Bellville Snyder Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held Wednesday at 11 am in Forest Cemetery, Fredericktown. The Revs. Shawn Bishop and Faith Proietti will officiate.

Memorial contributions to MedCentral Home Health Care & Hospice or Trinity United Methodist Church of Mansfield may be made at the funeral home.