Barbara Ernst, age 71, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her loving family on July 14, 2023. Barbara was born on October 26, 1951. She was raised by the late Grandma Watson. In addition to her grandma, Barbara is also preceded in death by her parents, a son, David Michael, as well as granddaughter, Camillion. Barbara was survived by many family members that will remember her dearly, including her husband, Richard Ersnt Sr. She will also be missed by her children, Valerie and Eric, as well her siblings, Donna, Tommy, and many others. She is also survived by grandchildren Nicolle, Rheanna, and J’zen, and great grandchild, Kai’vion. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. Barbara will be remembered most for what she was passionate about. Her dedication to the Carnation City Market was evident by the loyalty and kindness that was shown to her by her patrons. Barbara also made many fond memories with loved ones while bowling, playing bongo, and coaching softball.
Graveside services will take place at Alliance City Cemetery on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 at 1:00PM. Friends and family may sign the online guest book at www.deansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements were entrusted to Dean's Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio.