KINGSVILLE TOWNSHIP —
Emma “Gee” M. Barlow, age 79, of Kingsville Township, died Thursday evening, August 23, 2012, at Carington Park Nursing Home in Ashtabula, surrounded by loved ones.
Born March 11, 1933, in Wendell, W.Va., she was the daughter of Albert and Vernie (Martin) Kessler. On Feb. 12, 1953, she married Jack Barlow in Fayetteville, W.Va. Mrs. Barlow worked as a retail clerk. She was very family orientated and enjoyed birds, sewing and quilting.
Survivors include her husband, Jack Barlow of Kingsville Township; daughters, Janet (Phil) Varckette of Ashtabula and Karen (Jim) Reitz of South Elgin, Ill.; sons, Jack “Eddie” (Stacey) Barlow of Chardon Ohio and Richard (Tammy) Barlow of Canton; grandchildren, P.J. Varckette Jr., Stephanie Varckette, Jackie Hyde, Joe Reitz, Becky Reitz, Lexi Barlow, Christina Barlow, Ryan Barlow, Lindsay Mayberry, Lance Barlow, Brett Barlow, Colleen Barlow, Aubrey Barlow, Kira Barlow and Levi Barlow; four great-grandchildren; brother, Ronnie Kessler of Conneaut; and a sister, Mary Onest of Conneaut.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jimmy, Teddy, Paul and Ray Kessler; sisters, Elsie DuFour and Liz Wiker; and a grandson, Michael George Varckette.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Monday, Aug. 27th, at First Baptist Church of Kingsville, 6003 State Route 193, Kingsville, with Pastor David Hines officiating. Burial will follow in LuLu Falls Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Sunday, at the Church.
Memorial contributions can be made to the family. GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, 1550 W. 19th St., Ashtabula is handling arrangements.
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