Barbara J. Grossen

NORTH LIMA Barbara J. Grossen, 72, of North Lima, died at her home early Saturday morning.

Barbara was born on April 25, 1941 in Youngstown, a daughter of the late Robert and Alice (Marvin) Bailey. She was a 1959 graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School.

Barbara married Jerold R. Grossen April 22, 1961 and would have celebrated 53 years of marriage this April. She was employed by Ohio Edison, and later worked for the Boardman School District, from which she retired.

Survivors include her husband Jerold; three daughters, Cheryl (Richard) Filicky of North Lima, Karen (Mike) McNally of Winchester, VA, and Gina (Robert) Yarab of Boardman; five grandchildren and a sister, Sue Hunter of Youngstown.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home, 11500 Market St., with Pastor Ralph Edwards officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Seederly-Mong and Beck Funeral Home and also one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

Family and friends are invited to visit to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.