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Barbara (Stone) Rowe

Barbara A. Rowe

Barbara A. Rowe, age 74, of Shiloh, died Friday, May 25, 2012 at Kingston of Ashland after fighting a long hard battle with emphysema.

Barb was born February 2, 1938 in New London, Ohio, the daughter of the late Ralph Stone and Marjorie Grace (Kinney) Churella. She was a graduate of New London High School and received a bachelor’s degree from Oberlin College in Business Management. She was a great homemaker and a wonderful cook. Barb enjoyed watching baseball and loved to visit with family and friends.

Barb is survived by her son, Mike (Ivy) Weaver, of Plymouth; a grandson, Eric Weaver, of Plymouth; her longtime companion, Jim Huston, and his children, Mary Beth Barber, of Shiloh, Joann Mabry, of Shelby, Chuck Huston, of Plymouth, Judy Kinney, of Marion; a sister, Peggy (David) Stewart of Hilton Head, SC; a brother, John (Pam) Churella, of New London; step daughters, Beth (Bill) Burnwinkel, of Cincinnati, Linda (Zeke) Howard, of Ashland, Sharon (Phil) Strong of Tellico Plains, TN; step grandchildren, Brett (Jamie) King, of Plymouth, Brooke(Andy) Miller, of Greenwich; step great grandson, Evan King; a special longtime friend and caregiver, Stella Finnegan, of Rome, OH. She was preceded in death by her former husbands, Roscoe Hamman and Charles Rowe.

Private graveside services will be held at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Calling hours will not be observed. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shiloh-Cass-Bloominggrove Fire Department. The family has chosen the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, to care for Barb and her family. To share a memory or express a condolence, visit:

Memories & Condolence

  1. Guest says:

    To The Family of: Barbara Rowe

    Your Name: Scott Trish Adams

    Your Condolence Message:

    It was an honor to know Barb. Her memory will live with us forever. Our heartfelt sympathy to Mike, Ivy & Eric.
    With Love,
    Scott, Trish & Tori, Hazard,


    To The Family of:Barb Rowe

    Your Name: Ron & Sadie Walp

    Your Condolence Message:

    Mike,Ivy Eric,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you, She was a
    wonderful person and we have many wonderful memories.
    Ron & Sadie Walp

    To The Family of::Barbara Rowe
    Your Condolence Message::To: Mike, Ivy
    & Eric,
    We love you and wish we could be there to share your
    grief. Our thoughts & prayers are there with you.
    Barb was such a lovely person.
    I have lots of fond memories of our last meeting.
    God bless,
    Loy & Pearl Maggard
    Hollybush, Ky.
    To The Family of::Barbara Rowe
    Your Name: :Woody, Michelle and Girls
    Your Condolence Message::Mike, Ivy and Eric

    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We love
    you all very much!
    Woody, Michelle, Katie, Rachel and Abby
    To The Family of::brab rowe
    Your Name: :patricia morrow
    Your Condolence Message::im very sorry i know how
    it is to lose a mother you guys our in my prayers

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