Barbara A. Brenneman, age 86, of Lima, Ohio went home to be with the
> Lord at 11:53 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021 at St. Rita’s Medical
> Center. She was born Oct. 27, 1934 in High Point, North Carolina to
> the late Gilmer Eugene and Berlie Lee (Joyce) Hennis. She married
> Robert J. Brenneman on Dec. 27, 1988 and he survives in Lima.
> Barbara enjoyed a long career as a teacher and retired from Lima City
> Schools and also taught in Virginia and West Virginia. She was very
> active in her church, Shawnee United Methodist. Barbara was the adult
> minister coordinator, played the piano and organ, directed the
> children’s choir, sang in the church choir, and participated in the
> women’s bible study and lunch bunch. Her love of music allowed her to
> be part of the Lima Women’s Symphony. Barbara was fun loving and was a
> member of the Red Hat Society and Garden Club. Barbara had a love for
> the sunshine, flowers, going to the beach, and being with family. More
> than anything, she loved her Lord, Jesus.
> Additional family members include: son, David (Kelly) Stump, his
> daughter, Jordan Stump and her son, Jonah; daughter, Elizabeth
> (Richard Koch) Entinghe, her son, Corey (Anna) and their children,
> Jacob and Eliza, her daughter, Meghan Buragas; a step-daughter, Deanna
> Hoehn, her son, Cody (Stepheni) Hoehn and their children Mikey,
> Tristan and Rylie, her daughters, Mackenzie Hoehn, and Sydney (Jordan)
> Welsh; step-son, Robert K. Brenneman, his son, Reid (Beth) Corzine,
> his daughter, Hailey Brenneman and her daughter, Lovelynn; and
> spiritual daughter, Lisa (Chris) Heckaman.
> She was preceded in death by an infant son, Timothy Mark Stump.
> A memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 27 at
> Shawnee United Methodist Church with a gathering from noon to 2 p.m.,
> Revs. Bryan Bucher and Chris Heckaman will officiate. In lieu of
> flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Shawnee United
> Methodist Church.