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Sara M. Barnes

May 19, 1930 ~ April 20, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Sara Barnes Obituary

Sara M. Barnes, 92, of Watsontown, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 20, 2023 at Evangelical Community Hospital.

Born May 19, 1930 in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Harold Winters and Marcella G. Lingle.  She married Robert Barnes and together they celebrated 18 years of marriage, until his passing in 1995.

Sara was a 1948 graduate of Williamsport High School.  She was a past president and treasurer of the Dewart Senior Center.  She loved playing dominos and going to yard sales.  Sara enjoyed being active, always on the move going to various activities and enjoyed all the time she could spend with her family and friends.

She is survived by her four children:  Geniel Miller, of Watsontown; Dr. Michael Bradley, of Ypsilanti, MI; Joline Woods and her husband James, of Corvallis, OR; and Jaime McHenry and her husband James, of Watsontown; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her great-granddaughter, Tessa Raup.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

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