BARA, Pearl Janie, 88, of Wintersville, OH, passed away Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at Dixon Health Care Center, Wintersville, OH.
She was born Dec. 31, 1923, in Alvy, WV. The daughter of the late Claude and Este McIntyre Wright.
She was raised by her foster parents, Frank and Grace Giboney. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Bara Jr.; twin sons, Andrew and Alexander Bara; sisters, Pansy "Patty" Nichols, Barbara Little; and brother, Lester McIntyre.
Pearl was an honorary member of the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, East Liverpool, OH. She retired from Kusic and Haines stamping plant at Half Moon Industrial Park, Weirton, WV in the production of ironing boards.
Surviving are her daughter, Betty Owens (Rolland) of Wintersville, OH; grandsons, Brent Owens (Kim) of Chicago, IL, Corey Owens (Stephanie) of Killeen, TX; great-grandchildren, Anthony and Andrew, Kendalyn and Madison; also several nieces and nephews and sisters, Leah Blackstone of Weirton, WV, Hazel Hoover of Georgia.
Visitation will be at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, 3721 Main Street, Weirton, WV, Monday 5-8 p.m., where funeral services will be held Tuesday 11 a.m. with Pastor Darrell Maze presiding. Burial will follow at Paris Cemetery. www.steelandwolfe.com.