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Barbara L. Farkosh

Barbara L. Farkosh (nee Kerr), 76, of Amherst, died Saturday, January 26, 2013, at Regency Hospital of Cleveland, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 16, 1936, in Weatherford, Oklahoma, and lived in Texas, California, and Ohio before moving to Amherst several months ago.

Barbara was a homemaker, and loved being a wife and mother. She was a member of AA for over 30 years, and enjoyed knitting, crocheting, video games and web television.

Surviving is her husband of 38 years, George; sons, Bill Neal and Chuck Neal, both of Columbia, Missouri, and Frank (Jennifer) Farkosh of Amherst; three grandchildren; and one great granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Lucille (nee Barton) Kerr; a son, David in 1975; and a brother, Donald Kerr.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. The Dovin Funeral Home, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain is handling the arrangements.

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