Barbara V. Brown (nee Trinkley) of North Ridgeville, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2012 at St. John Medical Center, Westlake, following a long illness. She was born in Mentcle, Pennsylvania and had been a resident of North Ridgeville for over 50 years.
Barbara worked as a clerk for St. Peter School in North Ridgeville for over 25 years, retiring in 2005. She was a member of St. Peter Church. She enjoyed playing BINGO and visiting with friends.
Survivors include her son, Craig J. Brown and wife Diana of Olmsted Falls; daughter, Janice M. Van Dyke and son-in-law, Sean of Avon; grandchildren, Connery, Michaela and Brayden Van Dyke and her sister, Rita Klingshirn.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Florence Trinkley; and sister, Delores Thatcher.
Friends may call Sunday, September 2, 2012 from 2 to 5 P.M. at the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. A prayer service will be held Monday, September 3, 2012 at 10 A.M. in the funeral home, followed by a 10:30 A.M. Mass at St. Peter Church, 35777 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville. Rev. Bob Franco, Pastor, will be the Celebrant. Burial will be in St. Peter Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter School.
For further information or to send an online condolence, please visit www.bognerfamilyfuneralhome.com