Frances D. Barkman

November 5, 1918February 29, 2012

Frances D. Barkman age 93 of Hawthorne Woods, South Strabane Township, died Wednesday, February 29, 2012 in Donnell House at Washington.

She was born November 5, 1918 in Uniontown, a daughter of the late Reuben Matthews and Louella Crawford Matthews.

Her first husband, J. Frank Myers died in 1970. Her second husband, Harold R. Barkman, died in 2006.

Mrs. Barkman worked as an office manager.

She was a former resident of Canton, Ohio and Scottsdale, Arizona.

Mrs. Barkman was a member of Covenant Life Fellowship in Washington. She was a Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star in Canton, Ohio.

She had traveled extensively and enjoyed reading.

Surviving are two daughters, Donna L. Chapman of Washington and Cheryl L. LaSalle (William) of Crossville, TN; 4 grandchildren, Michael LaSalle, Matthew LaSalle, Jennifer Jenkins, and John Chapman; two step-children, Rodney Barkman and Linda Tatalovich (Bob); three step-grandchildren, Niki, Michael, and Haley Tatalovich; and 9 great-grandchildren.

She was the last of her immediate family.

Private arrangements are under the direction of Behm Funeral Homes Inc., 182 West High St., Waynesburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Donnell House c/o Hospice of the Washington Hospital, 155 Wilson Ave., Washington, PA 15301.


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Tammy Shrader

March 2, 2012

Donna and family, my sincerest condolences to all of you.

Kathy Armenini

March 2, 2012

We were so sorry to read of the passing of your beautiful mother.
We know you must find comfort in knowing she is at peace and with the Lord. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
With sympathy,
Luz and Kathy Armenini