Barbara R. Trimble


Barbara R. Trimble, 71, of Bellefontaine, passed away at 6:55 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at Logan Acres Care Center.

She was born in Bellefontaine on May 2, 1946, to the late Buell Green and Reba Salyer Trimble. A sister, Audrey Grace Webber, and brothers, Willis and Glenn Trimble preceded Barbara in death.

She is survived by her sons, Bill (Venus) Downing of Bellefontaine, Matt (Nickie) Downing Jr. of Bellefontaine, and Todd (Andrea) Downing of Belle Center; eight grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Roger Trimble of San Diego, Calif., and Patrick Trimble of Ray; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Barbara was a 1964 graduate of West Liberty-Salem High School. She attended the First Church of God in Bellefontaine when she was more mobile. Barbara enjoyed gardening and baking. She won several blue ribbons at the Logan County Fair for her baking and floral arrangements.

Pastor Ron Irick will officiate a funeral service at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 101 Zanesfield Road, West Liberty, where visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, West Liberty.

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