Barbara M. Roush, age 83, of Hilliard, OH passed away on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at home following an extended illness. The daughter of Dwight Gerber and Audrey Miller, she was born on August 9, 1937 in Canton, OH. Barbara married Dean V. Roush Sr. and together they shared forty-three years.
Surviving are her husband, Dean V. Roush Sr.; children, Julie (Ron) Cooper, Stephen (Jan), Jonathan, and Rebecca (Bill) Roush; grandchildren, Sarah (Joe) Jancura, Kaleb Roush, Kaitlyn (Tyler) Williams, Charlotte Roush, Nick Cooper, Thomas Maginnis, and Martina Maginnis.
She was preceded in death by her son, Dean V, Roush Jr.
Barbara spent her working years as a homemaker and childcare provider, she was a longtime teacher of children. She was also a member of North Broadway United Methodist Church. Barbara was an avid reader and birdwatcher in her free time.
A service honoring Barbara’s life will take place at a later date when friends and family can gather safely. Memorial contributions may be made to North Broadway United Methodist Church, 48 East North Broadway, Columbus, OH 43214, or the American Cancer Society, https://www.cancer.org/involved/donate.html, or to the Columbus Audubon, 505 W Whittier St. Columbus OH 43215 or online at https://columbusaudubon.org/act-now/donate/
To send the family a message of sympathy please visit: www.OhioCremation.org