November 25, 2015

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Barbara Marsh Santo

Barbara Marsh Santo, 77, of Elyria, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, surrounded by her family. She was born January 1, 1937 in Elyria and was a lifelong resident of Elyria.

Barb graduated from Elyria Catholic High School in 1955. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. She was an avid reader, enjoyed gambling and spending time with friends and family.

Barb is survived by husband, Frank; son, Frank Santo (Linda McLaughlin); daughters, Linda Santo (Amie Dunstan) and Paula (Rand) Paselk; grandchildren, Justin and Jason Paselk, Randi (Shawn) Shelton, Alicia and Brett Santo, and Ben and Simon Dunstan; great-grandsons, Devyn Lear and Weston Shelton; sister, Margaret (Peg) Gamble; sister-in-law, Agnes (Ron) Howell and numerous nieces and nephews.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Edward Marsh and Gertrude Thomas; sisters, Jean (Ray) Jantz, Betty (John) Bycynski; and brother, Edward Marsh.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 2, 2014, at Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Rd., Elyria, from 1 until 4 P.M.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to either the American Lung Association or the American Heart Association.