We remember Joe’s Aunt Barbara, who passed away this past Friday evening.

Official Obituary

Barbara L. Skaggs, 73, of Marysville died Friday evening, December 3rd, 2010, at the Gables surrounded by her family. She was a former custodial employee with the Watkins School.

She was a person who enjoyed being home, quilting, knitting and sewing for herself and family. She also enjoyed her flower and vegetable gardens.

Barbara was a native of Hilliard and was born March 20, 1937, to the late Charles and Maxie Adams Massie. She was married July 10, 1954 in Liberty, Indiana to Obera J. Skaggs. He preceded her in death February 12, 2004. She was also preceded in death February 1, 2008 by her son, Carl J. Skaggs.

She is survived by her daughters, Christine L. (Jerry) McClain of Marysville, Carla A. (Joe) Reinhard of Milford Center; a daughter-in-law, Sheila J. Skaggs of Plain City; 5 grandchildren, Eric (Melissa) Skaggs, David (Mandy) Walter, Janell (Aaron) Riesen, Jimmy Walter, Jerren Burns; 3 great granddaughters; a brother, Roger (Sally) Massie of Hilliard; a sister, Margaret Pancake of Columbus; and many nieces and nephews.

Calling hours will be Tuesday from 6-8pm at the Ingram Funeral Home where funeral services will be held at 11am Wednesday with the Rev. Dr. Gary Campbell officiating.

Burial will follow at Watkins Cemetery with her grandchildren serving as pallbearers.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Loving Care Hospice in care of the funeral home.