Wanda Lou (Steinman) Barbee, age 94, of Conover, OH passed away on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at 2:26 p.m. in the Miami County Hospice Unit, Troy, OH. Born on July 3, 1927 in Hancock County, OH, Wanda was a daughter of the late Bernell Vernon and Dottie Thelma (Patrick) Steinman.
She married Donald Leon Barbee on December 7, 1946 and he preceded her in death on May 21, 2019. Together they raised two children: Sandy (Tim) Williams of Conover and Tom (Diane) Barbee of Covington. She is survived by four grandchildren: Chad (Kari) Williams of Conover, Mike (Carrie) Williams of Troy, Bryan Barbee of Covington, Brad Barbee of Seattle, WA. four great grandchildren: Samantha, Abigail, Ben and Emily Williams, and four step great grandchildren, Michael (Megan) Fisher, Taylor (Logan) Johnson, Haley (Stu) Vlcek and Brayden Young.
A sister-in-law, Wilma Barbee, Covington, OH and several nieces, nephews and extended family members, also survive her.
In addition to her parents a sister Eleanor Burns and a brother Richard Steinman preceded her in death.
Wanda was a 1945 graduate of Piqua Central High School and a member of the Lena Baptist Church where she served as a Sunday school teacher. She enjoyed raising vegetables, canning, and her flower gardens. Wanda cooked many meals for the Lena Masonic Lodge members and spent many years providing care and meals for other local community members.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in the Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Fletcher, Ohio with Reverend Ed Sollenberger of the Lena Baptist Church presiding. Burial will follow in Rosedale Cemetery, Conover, OH. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the services on Tuesday in the funeral home. Donations in memory of Wanda may be made to Lena Baptist Church, P.O. Box 368, Conover, Ohio 45317. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com.
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