BARBARA A. KRAYKA (nee Lober) age 83; beloved wife for 48 years of the late John A.; loving mother of John A. II, Richard, Kathryn (Thomas) Mohan, and Robert (Amy); devoted grandmother of Riley, MacKenzie and Andrew Mohan and Isabella, Natalie and Olivia Krayka; dearest sister of Mary and the late John Stanton; dear daughter of the late Edmund and Florence (nee Burns) Lober.
Barbara was born on April 29, 1938 in Auburn, NY and passed away peacefully on April 27, 2021. She grew up in New York and graduated in 1955 from Central High School in New York. Barbara was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Chardon. She loved cooking, bowling, playing cards and traveling. Barbara will be remembered most as an outgoing, reserved, and headstrong woman who was a true caring mother to her family for her whole life. She enjoyed watching baseball, especially the Cleveland Indians. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother who loved taking pictures of everyone.
Contributions may be made in memory of Barbara to Hospice of the Western Reserve P.O. Box 72101, Cleveland, OH 44192.
Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at St. Mary Catholic Church 401 North Street, Chardon at 10 AM. Burial following in All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Barbara at THE DeJohn Funeral Home & Crematory of Chardon (formerly Ritondaro) 126 South St. (Rt. 44, south of Rt. 6/Chardon Square) MONDAY 5-8 PM.
Charity Name: HOSPICE OF THE WESTERN RESERVE INC
Charity EIN: 341256377