Barbara Ann (Ripley) Wince, 78, of Salem passed away on January 22, 2020 at Hospice House. Barbara was born on July 15, 1941 in Youngstown, Ohio to the late Earl L. and Ann (Roberts) Ripley. Barbara was a member of Salem First Friends Church. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting and cooking and each summer she would always be found at the Canfield Fair or attending horse shows.
Barbara is survived by her adopted children Laura (Warner) Lawson, David (Karen) Oesch, Cheryl McPherson, Robbie, Kirk, Christopher and Stephanie Grahovac; sister Donna (Randal) Oesch; brothers Earl (Ellie) Ripley Jr., and William "Bill" Ripley. Besides her parents Barbara was preceded in death by a brother Bob Ripley.
Per Barbara's wish cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions can be sent to Salem First Friends Church in Barbara's honor; 1028 Jennings Ave, Salem, Ohio 44460. Friends and family can view the obituary and sign the guest register online at www.brownfhonline.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, Salem, 330-337-6363.
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Salem First Friends Church
1028 Jennings Ave., Salem OH 44460