Barbara J. Hughes, age 64, died April 25, 2021. Born on December 11, 1956. Graduate of Upper Arlington High School in 1975. Graduated from Capital University with a B.S. Degree in the language of Spanish. Received a Masters Degree from Middlebury College in Middlebury Vermont. She was a teaching assistant of OSU. Worked at Franklin County Board of MRDD. She enjoyed reading and cooking. She loved spending time at Lake Erie at Catawba Island. Participated in Adaptive Sports through TAASC (The Adaptive Adventure Sports Coalition) enjoying snow skiing, water skiing and canoeing. Attended Zion Christian Fellowship in Powell, Ohio. Preceded in death by parents, Dr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Hughes, Sr.; sister, Mary Mitchell; infant sister Ann Hughes and brothers Terry and John Hughes; brother-in-law, Michael J. Eyerman. Survived by siblings, Tom (Andrea) Hughes, Jr., Kathleen (Ed) Dowd, Trish Eyerman, Tim (Pam) Hughes, Kevin (Patty) Hughes, Brian Hughes, Dan Hughes, Mimi (Larry) Frischen, Sean (Lisa) Hughes; sister-in-law, Paula Hughes; many nieces, nephews and friends. Friends may call Saturday, May 22, 2021 from 1-2 p.m. at EGAN-RYAN NORTHWEST CHAPEL, 4661 Kenny Road with a Celebration of Life following at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please donate to TAASC, 6000 Harriot Road, Powell, Ohio 43065. Visit www.egan-ryan.com to offer condolences. The video of the Celebration of Life can be viewed by clicking HERE
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