Welcome to the memorial page for

Barbara J LeCoumpte

April 20, 2017

A memorial service for Barbara J. LeCoumpte, 76, of Granville will be held Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11:00 am at the McPeek-Hoekstra Funeral Home, 133 S. Prospect St., in Granville.  Barb passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the Selma Markowitz Care Center, operated by Hospice of Central Ohio, in Newark. She was born in Newark, Ohio to the late Donald Magers and Alta Jean (Snell) Ashton.

An independent person with a zest for life, Barb had a strong work ethic and was a woman of character. She retired from Anheuser Busch after 30 years and also from Western Electric where she was employed for 20 years. She was a wonderful mother, had many friends including her canine companions, and enjoyed traveling.

Surviving are her daughters, Vicki Elaine Murray, Bobbi Peterman, and Sherri Sermon; grandchildren, Sonnie, Zachary, Jason, Amanda, Jessica, Stephanie, and Brittanie; great grandchildren, Ian, Matthew, Leighton, Christian, Kayley, Landon, Evan, Brooklin, Aiden, Alex, Austin, and Kaiden; half-brother, William Ashton; and half-sister, Sally Byrd Ashton.

In addition to her parents, Barb was preceded in death by two brothers.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Rt. 422 & Sipe Ave., Hershey, PA 17033 or Licking County Humane Society, 825 Thornwood Dr., Heath, OH 43056

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
Rt. 422 & Sipe Avenue, Hershey PA 17033

Licking County Humane Society
825 Thornwood Drive, Heath OH 43056

 Service Information

Memorial Service
September 23, 2017

11:00 AM
McPeek-Hoekstra Funeral Home

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