Barbara Williams

August 26, 1938 - April 6, 2017

08/26/1938 - 04/06/2017

Past Services

Friday April 14, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Friday April 14, 2017
7:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions

Barbara Williams, 78 of Bellaire, OH died Thursday April 6, 2017 at Liza’s Place in Wheeling, WV.

She was born in Loudonville, OH on August 26, 1938 a daughter of the late Stanley and Ruth (Simpson) Lepka Austin.

Barbara worked for Imperial Glass as a laborer for 14 years and was a Christian by faith.

She was widowed from her husband Charles Williams.

She loved taking care of her family, friends and neighbors and especially her many grand and great grandchildren.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a brother Richard Lepka.

She is survived by her children, Michael Williams of Bellaire, OH, David (Millie) Williams of Scio, OH and Sandy (Kerry) Vasey of Shadyside, OH.

In addition she is survived by a brother, Tony Lepka and two sisters, Susan (Joe) Nemeth of North Carolina and Nancy (Glenn) Dell of Florida.

Barbara is also survived by five grandchildren, Amber (J.R.) Zullo, David Williams Jr., Kenny (Janice) Patterson II, Charlie (Ciara) Patterson and Sheila (Brian) MacAlister, as well as three step-grandchildren, Matt, Nick and Heather Vasey along with 24 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes – 3900 Central Ave, Shadyside, OH 43947 on Friday April 14, 2017 from 4pm until time of service at 7 pm with Pastor Joel Traylor and Pastor Bill Marinelli officiating.

Burial will be held at the family plot at the convenience of the family.

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Jeryl Edington Ellett
6 years ago

Mike, David, and Sandy
I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. She and your family were wonderful neighbors growing up. Your mother remained a dear friend to my mother. She will be missed but she is now sitting with her lord.

Cindy (Lepka) White
6 years ago

Dear Mike, David and Sandy, Im so sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. John and I always made it a point to stop whenever we went west on trips. Ill miss her. I wish we all didnt live so far away. Ill have to wait till I get to Heaven to visit with her again, Ill see her again then. Hugs, John and Cindy (Lepka) White

Mary Ann (Beck) Carper
6 years ago

Sandy, David, and Mike- So Sorry to hear of your mothers passing. I remember spending Saturdays at your home when we were kids, and thought your Mom was a wonderful person. My deepest sympathies to your family.

Barbara Williams McGough
6 years ago

Will miss Barb we always talked about us having the same name. She was such a sweet person enjoyed her smile.

carol cassidy
6 years ago

dear sandy,so sorry for your my heart and prayers god bless you carol {beals} cassidy

Jeanne Brosh
6 years ago

Barb impacted my life with her faith love and joy. My heart goes out to her family, theres no doubt shes in the presence of Jesus now. in the sweet by and by we will meet on that beautiful shore. …See you then Barb!

Leslie Allen
6 years ago

I’m so sorry for your loss, your mom was a wonderful lady.

Maryann Droll
6 years ago

Dear Ones —
May God’s peace and blessings be yours during this most tender season; and, may He give you many lovely memories, so that you may always have roses in December.

Ever hoping . . .
Always in Jesus

Maryann (Music Ministry Volunteer)