BURKHART, Marie Grace

BURKHART, Marie Grace, 105, of Barnesville, Ohio, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at Barnesville Health Care Center. She was born August 27, 1907, daughter of the late Perry and Tressa Ryan.

Marie was a homemaker, enjoying gardening and quilting. She had been a member of Assumption Catholic Church and the Catholic Women’s Club in Barnesville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Burkhart; sons, Paul Burkhart and Jerry Burkhart; grandson, Jerry Burkhart; infant granddaughter, Kathleen Burkhart; and a half brother.

Marie is survived by daughters-in-law, Frances Burkhart and Barbara Burkhart; grandchildren, Paul Burkhart, Teresa Harshbarger, Mary Anne Stephens, Angela Hannahs, Lisa Burkhart, Janie Burkhart, Mary Margaret Habak, and Karen Hill; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A vigil service will be conducted on Wednesday, November 14 at 4:45 p.m.

Visitation will follow from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., Kelly Kemp Braido & Patron Funeral Home, 702 East Main Street, Barnesville. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, November 15, 10:00 a.m. at the Assumption Catholic Church, 306 West Main Street, Barnesville, with Monsignor Mark Froehlich as celebrant. Interment will follow at Barnesville Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Assumption Catholic Church, 306 West Main Street, P.O. Box 340, Barnesville, OH 43713.

Online condolences may be sent to: www.kellykempbraidopatronfuneralhomes.