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Barbara Ellsworth

September 19, 1926 — February 2, 2024

Barbara Ellsworth, 97, of Tunkhannock passed away peacefully Friday, February 2, 2024 at The Gardens at Tunkhannock. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Henry (Hank) Ellsworth in 1999.

Born on September 19, 1926 in Tunkhannock, she is the daughter of the late Glenn and Edna (Honeywell) Inman.

After graduating from Tunkhannock High School in 1944, she embarked on a career working for veterinarian, Dr. John Lopatofsky in Meshoppen. She was a member of the Evans Falls United Methodist Church.

Barbara's personality shone through in her love for giving orders to her beloved son, Billy. As a devoted mother, she always strived to guide her children with affection and care.

Barbara had a remarkable talent for the arts. She expressed her creativity through various artistic endeavors such as painting, sewing, and stain glass creations.

She is survived by her son, William (Billy) Ellsworth.

In addition to her husband, she is preceded in death by daughter, Sherri Ellsworth; brother, Arthur Inman.

Family and friends are invited to attend Barbara's funeral services which will be held on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at 10:00AM from the Sheldon Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, PA 18657 with Pastor Tanya Olaviany presiding. Interment will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery, Tunkhannock.

A viewing will be held Tuesday, February 6, 2024 from 4:00 - 6:00PM from the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Barbara's memory to the Wyoming County Humane Society, PO Box 478, Tunkhannock, PA 18657.

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Service Schedule

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Public Viewing

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc.

73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, PA 18657

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc.

73 West Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, PA 18657

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

11:15 - 11:45 am (Eastern time)

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