Barbara Lee Kite

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Entered into Rest

February 6, 2017

Barbara Lee Kite, 80 of Urbana, Ohio passed away, February 6, 2017 in Vancrest of Urbana.

She was born May 30, 1936 in Urbana, Ohio. Barb was a graduate of Urbana High School. She retired from Grimes/ Honeywell after 34 years of employment. Barb's life enjoyments included going to church, dancing to Elvis, playing bingo, and coloring. She loved being the statistician as well as watching Bud, her kids and her grandkids, play in softball and baseball games, as well as cooking fried chicken.

She is survived by her children, Gary (Nazi) Kite, Paula Johnson, Kevin (Bonnie) Kite and Greg (Teena) Kite; her grandchildren, Amy, Todd, Brian, Tim, Brittany and Jordan and 9 great grandchildren; her brother, John Ropp, her sister, Juanita Castle as well as several nieces, nephews and her former husband of 30 years, Bud Kite.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Luda Mae (Rice) Ropp, her sister Darlene Caryl and her dog, Sassy.

A Memorial service will held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana with Pastor Mike Stewart officiating. Family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago IL, 60693 or Cancer Association of Champaign County, P.O.Box 58125, Urbana, Ohio 43078.

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