Ruth A. Barkley Kacar

CANTON -Ruth A. Barkley Kacar died May 6 at her home in Canton.

She was born in East Palestine, to Howard and Iva Silvis.

Survivors include her sons, Brad Barkley of Cleawater, Fla., Jon Barkley (Chong) of Prattville, Ala.; a daughter, Laura (Kristopher) Johnson of Hutto, Texas; a sister, Hazel (Alex) Walker of East Palestine; and six grandchildren.

A son, Keith Barkley, preceded her in death in 2011.

Her body was donated to Northeastern Ohio Medical Center in Rootstown.

A memorial service was held May 9 in Canton.