Barbara E. Metarko
, 73, of Barberton, passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2016. She was born on March 31, 1943, to the late Lloyd and Martha (Sawade) Mumaw in Wadsworth, Ohio.
Barbara was a long time member of the Wadsworth Eagles. She enjoyed spending her time in the garden, sewing and reading books.
Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, George Metarko; son, James J. Wiesen; and sister, Susan Mumaw. She is survived by son, Don (Arleen) Wiesen; and also MaryAnn (Gary) Euverard; Butch (Donna) Mumaw; Joann Robertson; John (Rose) Mumaw; Nancy Baker; James (Judy) Mumaw; Karen (Steve) Shields . Barbara is also survived by her grandchildren, Josh, Heather, Brandon and Nikki; and five great-grandchildren.
The family received friends on Wednesday, September 7, 10 am -12 pm at Hilliard Rospert Funeral Home, 174 North Lyman Street, Wadsworth where funeral services were conducted at 12pm with Pastor John Graham officiating. Internment was at Woodlawn Cemetery, Wadsworth, Ohio.