Juanita Darlene Thornberry, 72, of Somerton, Ohio, passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Wheeling Hospital.
She was born on May 21, 1945 in Barnesville, Ohio to the late Lawrence Leonard and Ethel Juanita (Clift) Landefeld.
Darlene was a member of Somerton Church of Christ. She was a 1963 graduate of Woodsfield High School.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Landefeld; and twin grandsons, Gerald and Charles Hossman.
Darlene is survived by her husband of 53 years, Ronald Thornberry whom she married on February 22, 1964; three daughters, Darla (Gerald) Hossman of Malaga, Wendi (Jeffrey) Miller of Somerton, and Traci (David) Carpenter of Shaker Heights, Ohio; eight grandchildren, Jeremi (Nicole) Hossman, Joshua (Heather) Hossman, Jonathan Miller, Jenna (Brandon) Brown, Darby Hossman, Dagan Hossman, Alexa Carpenter, and Adelyn Carpenter; and two great-grandchildren, Toxey and Titus Hossman.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, from 5-8 p.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 N. Chestnut Street, Barnesville where the service will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Kim McFarland officiating. Burial will follow at Somerton Southern Cemetery in Somerton, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Darlene’s memory to Somerton Park c/o Diane Blatter, 56783 Somerton Highway, Barnesville, Ohio 43713.