Barbara Jean Presar
Barbara Jean Presar
VAN WERT, Ohio — Barbara Jean Presar, 85, of Van Wert, died at 12:08 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.

She was born June 22, 1931, in Antwerp, Ohio. Her parents, Rena (Tracy) Quisno and Clarence L. Quisno, are deceased.

Her husband, Howard Presar, preceded her in death.

Survivors include children, Debbie (Tony) Steinmetz of Punta Gorda, Florida, and Julie Quinn of Chico, California; a son-in-law, Earl E. “J.R.” Ebel of Convoy, Ohio; grandchildren, Nikki Ebel, Erick Ebel, Patrick Quinn and Georgina Quinn; great-grandchildren, Jordan Streeter, Travis Swartzfager and Chanse Ebel, and great-great-grandchildren, Landyn, Logan and Sierra.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy S. Ebel, and a sister, Ruth Snyder.

She was a homemaker and a member of First Presbyterian Church, Van Wert.

Service will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory. The Rev. Hal Shafer will officiate. Private family graveside services will take place at a later date at Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.

Visitation is 3-5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is donor’s choice.

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