Barbara M. Tridico, 87, of Oxford and a lifelong resident of Galion, Ohio, passed away May 27, 2017 in Oxford. She was 87.
Born February 15, 1930 in Jackson, California, she was the daughter of the late, Archie Wilson and Roma (Sipes) Engelhorn.
Barbara worked as a realtor and broker in Galion for 40 years for the former Kumm Realty, Fred Barr Realty and lastly HER Realty and was a member of the local and state Board of Realtors and the Women of the Moose in Galion. Barb was very devoted to her grandchildren and great grandchildren and enjoyed attending their sporting and school events.
She is survived by her daughter Lyn (Bob) Klages of Oxford, Michigan; grandchildren, Dustin (Courtney) Peugeot of Highland Heights, Ohio and Kristin (Craig) Myers of Bloomfield, Hills, Michigan, Debra Klages, Bountifiul Utah and Krag Klages of Pasadena CA; great grandchildren, Gabriel, Sydney, Taylor, Lauren, Kendall and Stella; Daughter-in-law, Judy Tridico of Vidalia, Georgia.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Jackie S. Tridico: a brother, Jack Wilson and stepfather, John Engelhorn.
A memorial service was held June 6 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833.
Burial will be private in Iberia Cemetery.
It was Barb’s wish that no flowers be sent. Instead, she would like memorial contributions to be made to Relay for Life Count Your Blessings team, of which Lyn is a member or Heart to Heart Hospice of Flint, Michigan.
Arrangements for cremation entrusted to Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, Oxford.