Barbara Ella Markle

February 2, 1940March 30, 2019
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Obituary Barbara Ella Markle February 2, 1940 to March 30, 2019 Barbara Ella Markle was born on February 2, 1940 in Wellsburg, West Virginia to the union of Harold and Alice Gasmire. She was a dedicated military wife for over 30 years and devoted her life as a homemaker to her four children and also worked for Kmart as a Manager. Her last residency was in Fort Worth, Texas. Barbara, 79 years of age, passed on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Arlington Memorial Hospital after a lingering illness. She was the youngest of three children, two who preceded her in death were brothers, Donald and Thomas Gasmire. Barbara leaves to cherish her loving memory with her children, Rebecca Parsons, Tambalia Olson, Kim Markle and George Markle; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and a host of other family members, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Barbara professed her life to Christ at an early age and loved reading her bible daily. She loved to tell stories, and cherished her moments with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.


  • Memorial Service Monday, April 8, 2019

Barbara Ella Markle

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Kim Markle

April 2, 2019

Mom, I know you didn’t have an easy life but you have four children, nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren who will cherish all the memories we had together and will continue to be close even when we live so far away! You will always be remembered. Love you,!

Deborah Cooper

April 1, 2019

Aunt Barb. I will always remember your spunkiness and laughter, I hope you are giving the bros a hard time. You will be missed by many, but I guess God needed another angle to watch over us . Go on to heaven a shouting and give them all a hug for me.
Always in my memories
Love ya,

Martha Cervenka

April 1, 2019

Oh, Barbara, You will be so missed by your family and friends. You were always so welcoming and kind when we were in your home. Although it saddens us for you to be gone, we know that you will rest in peace for eternity. Our love, Martha and Richard E. Cervenka, Austin, Texas.

Don Gasmire

April 1, 2019

You will be missed Aunt Barbara I will always remember you and your family living in Houston ,Pa .I am glad that I was able to see you again before the Lord called you home. Love Don & Bernadette