Barbara J. Meade, age 76, of Defiance, passed away Saturday, October 19, 2013, at St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.
She was born in Coeburn, Virginia, on July 21, 1937, the daughter of the late Harold and Pansy (Holbrook)
Adams. She attended the Church of Christ and the Church of God. On July 5, 1955 she married Bland Clifford Meade.
Barbara will be greatly missed by her husband, Bland; daughters, April Lynn (Stanley Sr.) Cook of Defiance, Lisa (Stephen) Bruns of Bloomington, IN, and Sandra Meade-Linnaberry of Defiance; son, Quinn (Kristi) Meade of Bryan; seven grandchildren, Nicole Starr, Morgan Linnaberry, Michaela Bruns, Kennedi Bruns, Luke Meade, Emma Meade and Matthew Meade.
Service will be in the Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home, 1753 S. Clinton St., Defiance, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 23. Friends are invited to call Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Lawson-Roessner. Burial will be in Myers Cemetery.
Suggested memorials are to People Works of Bryan, Ohio. Condolences to the family may be shared at: www.defiancefuneralhome.com.