Joan Patricia Barker (March 17, 1921 - May 7, 2013)

POSTED BY: Snouffer Funeral Home
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 10:37 AM

Joan Patricia Barker, 92, of Zanesville, passed away at 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Emeritus at North Hills. She was born on March 17, 1921, in Birmingham, England, a daughter of the late Horace William and May Florence Molin Bush. She was a member of St. James Episcopal Church.

Surviving are a son, Dale (Starr) Barker of Traverse City, MI; a daughter, Carol Thompson of Zanesville; and three grandchildren, Brian (Angie) Morrison, Cristopher (Fiancée Deede) Morrison, and Troy Barker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Barker; a brother, Peter Vernon Bush; and a sister, Pauline Margaret Bourne.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2013 at the St. James Episcopal Church, 155 North 6th Street, Zanesville with Rev. Robert E. Willmann and Rev. Kathryn P. Clausen officiating. Joan will be inurned with her husband in the St. James Episcopal Church Columbarium.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the St. James Episcopal Church, 155 North 6th Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.

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