Bonnie R. Barbero

Aug 10, 1942 - Jan 13, 2014


Bonnie R. Barbero, 71, of Wooster, Ohio, and formerly of Greenville, Pa., died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, in Smithville-Western Nursing home.

She was born Aug. 10, 1942, in Youngstown, Ohio, daughter of the late Eugene and Millicent Thorpe Arnold. She last worked for Erie County Detention Center as a day shift supervisor for 14 years. She graduated from Liberty High School in 1960 and was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Greenville. 

She is survived by her daughter, Angela (James) Lilley, of Wooster; sisters, Peggy De Angelo, of Clarks Mills, Pa., and Roxie Duerden, of Bremo Bluff, Va.; and granddaughter, Jaeden. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, John A. Barbero, whom she married March 11, 1970 and who died Oct. 8, 1995; son, Douglas A. Barbero; sister, Vicki Blanton; and brother, Eugene Arnold. 

Private services will take place at Blackstone Funeral Home and interment will be at Churchill Cemetery. 

The family requests that any material contributions be made to Blackstone Funeral Home to help defray the cost of funeral expenses. 

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