Rachael Barton

August 16, 1977 ‒ January 02, 2008

Chesterville, Ohio

Rachael M. Barton, age 30, of Chesterville, died unexpectedly Wednesday morning, January 2, 2008 in the emergency room of Morrow County Hospital.

She was born on August 16, 1977 in Mt. Gilead to Marion D. Barton of Chesterville and the late Irene M. (Lang) Barton. A lifelong resident of the Chesterville area, she had attended the Whetstone School.

A member of Sacred Hearts Church, she will be remembered for her friendly, ornery and at times stubborn nature, as well as keeping her father, Marion in his place. Always easy going, she never knew a stranger. Rachael enjoyed music and her vast collection of movies.

In addition to her father, she is survived by sisters Lori (Calvin) Pierce, Emily (Jeff) Sparks both of Marengo, brothers Michael (Nancy) Barton of Trenton, N.J., Patrick Barton of Chesterville, Timothy (Brandy) Barton of Marengo, nieces and nephews; Krysta Sparks, Zachary Barton, Shayla Pierce, P.J. Barton, Haylee Sparks, Cole and Chloe Barton, dear aunt Della Dailey of Chesterville.

In addition to her mother, she was also preceded in death by nephews Gene Adkins and Nicholas Barton.

Friends may call Friday 4-7 pm at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 229 in Marengo. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday 10:30 a.m. at Sacred Hearts Church, 4680 US 42, Cardington Fr. Barry Bentz celebrant. Interment in Maple Grove Cemetery, Chesterville.

Memorial contributions can be made to Ohio Special Olympics, 3303 Winchester Pike, Columbus, Ohio 43232 or Nationwide Children’s Hospital Cardiac Unit, P.O. Box 16810, Columbus, Ohio 43272.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.