Jeanette graduated from High School in Oneida, KS. She then graduated from Topeka Business College. She was employed at the Santa Fe Railroad, where she met her husband Roy L. Barkley, who was stationed in the Air Force. After moving back to the area, she was employed at Fab Ohio for several years and was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church.
On September 15, 1944, she married Roy Barkley and spent nearly 58 wonderful years together until his passing on June 19, 2002.
Jeanette is survived by her children John (Mary) Barkley of Uhrichsville and Carole Barkley of Dover; sister Mildred Hermesch of Seneca, Kansas; 3 grandchildren Chris (Jennifer) Barkley of Canton, Scott Barkley of Gnadenhutten and Todd Barkley of Dover.
In addition to her parents and husband, Jeanette is preceded in death by 3 brothers and 3 sisters.
In keeping with Jeanette’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. After cremation, a private family service will take place at Evergreen Burial Park in New Philadelphia, at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Uhrich - Hostettler English Funeral Home of Uhrichsville