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2001 Columbus Ave
Sandusky, OH 44870
Phone: 419-625-8816

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Shirley V. Barnes

Shirley V. Barnes, 76, Sandusky, went to her heavenly home on Monday, August 30, 2021, in Firelands Regional Medical Center.

She was born on February 2, 1945, in Morgantown, WVA, to the late David R. and Dana (Carpenter) Rich.

Shirley was a homemaker taking care of the most important thing, her family.

She loved to play the organ and was a prayer warrior, playing bingo and cards, watching the Sunlife Network, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her children, Kellie (Joe) Teeple, Richard Barnes, and Dawn (Shawn) Rachul, all of Sandusky; grandchildren, Scott Stevens, Angelina Stevens, Joseph Teeple, Jaiden Teeple, Jared Teeple, and Dominic Barnes; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Delores Tucker, West Virginia; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson at birth, Jacob Barnes; and a brother, Willard Rich.

Friends may call on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, from 11 A.M. until time of funeral services at 1 P.M. in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Pastor Russell Smith will officiate. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Judes Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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