Barbara Ann Quinn, age 75, of Austintown passed away peacefully into eternal rest on Sunday, September 24, 2017, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Youngstown. She was born on March 3, 1942 in Warren, OH the daughter of the late Joseph O. Gardner and Pearl M. (Dickerhoof) Gardner. Barbara married Earl Scott Quinn on April 5, 1968 and they enjoyed 48 years of marriage together until he passed away on Jan. 25, 2016. She has lived in Austintown for the last year, formerly of Newton Falls, OH. She enjoyed building puzzles, fishing and going to casinos. Barbara is preceded in death by her husband: Earl Scott Quinn, 1 daughter: Sonya Diaz, 1 son: Earl (Butch) Quinn, 1 sister: Luella Mae Bika, and 1 grandson: Andrew Steele.
She is survived by: 3 sons: Robert & Vicky Steele of Blairsville, GA, John & Tami Steele of Warren, Dan Steele and his companion Betty Clark of Jacksonville, FL, 1 daughter: Kathy Steele-Hunter & Doyle of Hilliard, FL, 2 sisters: Donna & Donald Craver of Garrettsville, OH, Judy & Jay Sprague of Warren, 1 brother: Richard & Karen Gardner of Garrettsville, OH, 1 son in law: Joseph Diaz of Paris Twp, OH, 1 daughter in law: Mary Quinn of Austintown, OH, 16 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and many special friends.
Per Barbara's wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service for Barbara will be at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls on Thursday Sept. 28, 2017 at 5:00 pm with Rev. Mitch Meadors officiating. The family will receive friends for calling hours one hour prior to service time from 4:00-5:00pm. Barbara will be laid to rest with her husband Earl at Hawley Cemetery in Paris Twp, OH.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad Street, Newton Falls, OH 44444 (330)872-5440. Family and friends may view Barbara's obituary online or to send condolences, please visit us at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com
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