Barbara Joan Oliver

Barbara Joan (Schumaker) Oliver
age 65, Mount Vernon, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on Dec. 18, 1947 in Canton, Ohio to the late Dr. Leroy and Constance (Spies) Schumaker. Barbara graduated from Canton Glenwood High School and The Ohio State University with a degree in Journalism and Public Relations.  
She is survived by her husband, George; sons, Doug and Scott; granddaughters, Gabrielle, Courtney, Margaret, Sophie; grandson, Chase; and great-grandson Jameson.
Friends may call Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Lakeholm Church of the Nazarene (16001 Glen Rd., Mount Vernon) where a memorial service will be held on Friday beginning at 10 a.m. with Pastor Robert Morrison officiating.  The family will observe a private burial at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Rd., Mount Vernon, OH 43050. To send the family a private condolence online visit: The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Barbara Joan Oliver.
Dowds-Snyder, 740-392-6956

Published in The Repository on Feb. 6, 2013