Barbara Bevan

June 7, 1938 - May 19, 2018
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Barbara Ellen Bevan, 79, of New Philadelphia, died Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Park Village Southside at New Philadelphia following a period of declining health.

A daughter of the late Carl and Wanda Elizabeth (Lahm) Bennett, Barbara was born June 7, 1938 at Dennison, Ohio.

Barbara graduated from St. Mary’s High …

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Barbara Ellen Bevan, 79, of New Philadelphia, died Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Park Village Southside at New Philadelphia following a period of declining health.

A daughter of the late Carl and Wanda Elizabeth (Lahm) Bennett, Barbara was born June 7, 1938 at Dennison, Ohio.

Barbara graduated from St. Mary’s High School at Dennison in 1957. Then on November 23, 1957, she married the love of her life, Gerald “Jerry” L. Bevan in Immaculate Conception Church at Dennison. The couple raised four children, Deborah, Tammi, Molly and Scott and celebrated 54 years of marriage prior to Jerry’s passing on March 23, 2012.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church at New Philadelphia. Barbara enjoyed playing Bingo, but most of all she cherished spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her loving children, Deborah Bevan, Tammi (Derek) Trachsel, and Molly (Ken) Krese all of New Philadelphia, and Scott (Janel) Bevan of Port Washington; her grandchildren, Erin (Joe) Plessinger, Dane and Kori Trachsel, Kayla (fiancé, Jake Stallman), Jeremy and Alexis Krese, and Ava and Wyatt Bevan; a great-grandson whose birth is expected in July; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Paul (Sandy) Bevan, Bill Bevan, Cherie Conidi, Pat Powell, Ron (Ginny) Bevan and Jill Clark; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 6 to 8 PM in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia with a Christian Wake service being held at 7:45 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 25, 2018 at 10:30 AM in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Jeff Coning officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery at New Philadelphia.

Contributions may be made in Barbara’s memory to Sacred Heart Church, Building for the Future Fund, 139 Third Street NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Friday, May 25, 2018

Time: 10:30 am

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Address:

139 3rd Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, May 25, 2018

Calvary Cemetery - New Philadelphia

Address:

Delaware Drive, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Reception Information

Date: Friday, May 25, 2018

St. Ambrose Hall

Address:

139 Third St NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Donation Information

Sacred Heart Church Building for the Future Fund

139 3rd Street NE
New Philadelphia , OH 44663

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Born: June 7, 1938
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

The Sandy’s posted on 5/27/18

We were very saddened to hear this last night when we were at mass. Our deepest sympathy to all of your family. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

 

Tim Bevan and Cheryl Kitzis posted on 5/24/18

Sending you our deepest sympathy, wishing you comfort in memories.

 

Debbie & Jim Hutson posted on 5/23/18

My heart breaks for all of you ?? Just remember this life is temporary and we will be with our loved ones again. Sending Love & Prayers

 

Angie Bowman-Stephenson posted on 5/22/18

Molly, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Angie

 

Heather R. posted on 5/21/18

To Scott & all of the family I am so very sorry to hear of your mothers passing. She was a great lady & I am sure she is heaven now looking down on all of you and will always be with you. Pray for you and the whole family

 

Honey posted on 5/21/18

to the Began family---So sorry for your loss, I wish I could be there with you in person but I am there in thoughts and prayers.

 

Dorothy Halter posted on 5/21/18

I was so sorry to learn about your mom. I first met her as Jerrys girlfriend and it was obvious how much they loved each other. That love continued for all to see the rest of their lives. And they always put family ahead of anything else. I was blessed to have had them in my life too. Love to all. Dorothy

 

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