Barbara J. “Barb” Coby, age 74 of Rose Hill, Ohio passed away at 9:35 P.M. Monday December 28, 2015 at the State of the Heart Hospice Care Center Greenville. She was born May 26, 1941 in Darke County, Ohio and the daughter of the late Harry “Pale” and Bernadine “Deany” (Rockwood) Cline.
Barb was retired from the Huffy Bicycle Company.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth C. Coby August 28, 2007; stillborn son Terry L. Coby; sisters Joann Foster, Sandy Hurt and Karen Husted and brother Forrest Rick Cline.
Barb is survived by her children Beverly (John) Wilkinson of Winchester, Indiana and Brenda (Robert) Brown of Ft. Recovery, Ohio; grandchildren Tiffany (Nick) Thomas, Courtney (Bobby Wentz) Wilkinson, Lindsey (James Allen) Brown, Alex Wilkinson and Louie Wilkinson; great grandchildren Breanna, Alana, Dalton and Willow Thomas; sister Debbie (Ernie) Lee of Greenville; brother Marvin Louie (Eleanor) Cline of Streetsboro, Ohio; lifelong friend Maxine Brumbaugh of Lightsville as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Thursday December 31, 2015 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Ron Hoeksema officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2:00 P.M. until time of the services in the funeral home.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to State of the Heart Hospice of Darke County or the Brethren Retirement Community Resident’s Aid Fund.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com