December 31, 1926 - October 23, 2012
Barbara Jean Starkey passed away very peacefully on October 23, 2012 at the age of 85. At the time of her passing, she was surrounded with love by five of her children and spouses along with many grandchildren. She was born Barbara Jean Ervin, in Ashtabula Ohio on December 31, 1926. She is preceded in death by her parents Lance and Gladys Ervin, her brother Russ and a son, Robin Lance Starkey. She is survived by her wonderful sister Monna (Michael) Mattiace of Hackettestown NJ, children Frank Jr (Bonnie) Starkey of Allen TX, Karen (Robert) Sharkey of Ashtabula OH, Mark (Marty) Starkey of Westerville OH, Shawn Starkey of Ashtabula OH, and Monna Anderson of Chillicothe OH. Barbara’s grandchildren; Jeremy, Erika, Lance, Caitlin, Aaron, Hannah, Heather and Ciana. Great grandchildren; Jesse, Taylor, Brooke, Chloe, Madison and soon to be great grandson Lincoln. Her legacy continues. She loved her family very much . She also enjoyed nature and spending time at the beach.