Obituaries » Barbara "Barb" A. Boothby
November 28, 1939 - September 7, 2018
Barbara A. “Barb” Boothby, age 78, was called home to the Lord at 4:51 p.m. Friday, September 7, 2018, at Mercy Health – St. Rita’s Medical Center, surrounded by her loving family.
Barb was born November 28, 1939 in Cloverdale, OH, to the late Earl A. and Janice L. (Snyder) Ladd. Her husband Robert G. Boothby preceded her in death on August 9, 2009.
Barb was a 1957 graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School. She previously worked for St. Marys Foods, Delphos Manufacturing and Effortless Figure Salon. Barb enjoyed gardening, sewing and collecting angels. She especially loved the ocean and vacationing in Florida. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends.
She was blessed with two sons, Thomas A. (Chris) Richardson of Johnstown and Dennis R. (Rhonda) Boothby of Cloverdale IN; seven grandchildren, Kendra L. (Justin) Parlin of Hilliard, Rebekah (Emily) Sinders of Bloomington, IN, Kody A. Richardson of Hilliard, Andrew T. (Shelby) Richardson of Centerburg, Nicholas C. (Olivia) Richardson of Centerburg, Dustin Boothby of Cloverdale, IN, and Olivia R. Boothby of Cloverdale, IN; two great-grandchildren, Myah Jo Richardson of Delphos, and Gavin T. Richardson of Centerburg; two Brothers, Roger (Gloria) Ladd of Fort Jennings, Robert (Carolyn) Ladd of Delphos and her best friend, Becky E. Richardson of Delphos.
In addition to her parents and husband she is preceded in death by her first husband, Paul G. Richardson and a brother, Dean Ladd.
Memorial services celebrating Barb’s life will begin at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Christian Heritage Fellowship Church, 10430 Elida Road, Delphos, Ohio 45833. Pastor Mark DeWitt will officiate the service.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Heritage Fellowship Church, 10430 Elida Road, Delphos, Ohio 45833 or to the NICU at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 700 Children’s Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43205.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.