Patricia Barcus

BARCUS, Patricia L., 76, of Steubenville, Ohio, died Monday, March 4, 2013 at Cumberland Pointe Care Center.

She was born August 19, 1936, in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter to the late George and Genevieve (Palmer) Stillion. She was Lutheran by faith and retired from the Bellaire Hospital.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Barcus, two daughters, Shari Owczarzak, and Dana Melvin, and one grandson, Alan Melvin.

She is survived by one daughter, Kimberly (Larry) Martin of Wintersville, Ohio; two sons, James Barcus of Wintersville, and Mike (Jennifer) Barcus of Shadyside, Ohio; one brother, Danny Stillion of Windsor Heights, W.Va.; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. At Patricia’s request there will be no visitation. A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718; or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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