Dena A. Conard (nee Barlet), 56, of Elyria, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014, at University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Cleveland November 19, 1957.
She was a homemaker that took great joy from taking care of her family.
Survivors include her loving husband of eight years, Robert Conard; children, Ann Lucarelli, Rachael Paxton and Christopher Paxton; stepdaughters, Ashley Conard and Angelica Conard; mother, Ann Varndell and stepfather, Richard Varndell; brothers, William Barlet, Jr., Michael Barlet, Richard Varndell, Jr. and Robert Varndell; and four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Faye H. Conard. Friends may call Monday, April 7, 2014, at Wyers Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Rd., Sheffield Township, from 10 A.M., until time of the service at 12 Noon. The Reverend Edward J. Smith, Pastor of St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church in Sheffield Village, will officiate.