Barbara A. Ish

Written by on April 1, 2019

Barbara A. Ish age 67 of Forest, died at Fox Run Manor on Wed. Mar. 27, 2019. On Sept. 13, 1951 she was born in Hardin Co. to Dicle and Luellea (Musgrave) Stone. She married Troy Ish and he preceded her in death. Barbara is survived by sons Timothy Donegan and James Smith, both of Lima, daughters Linda Smith and Emma Donegan Niedermyer, both of Findlay, 8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents a brother James Stone and her ex-husband Arthur Smith Jr.

Barbara graduated from Riverdale High School. She was a nurses aide at Kenton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Barbara cherished her grandchildren and played a significant role in raising them. She was an avid reader and Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

Visitation will be held in the Clark Shields Funeral Home at from 11am until noon on Mon. Apr. 1, 2019 with Denny Livingston officiating. Graveside service will follow in Hueston Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Barbara A. Ish memorial fund in care of Clark Shields Funeral Home 301 S. Patterson St. Forest, OH 45843. To extend a condolence or share a memory visit


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