Barbara Anne Faulkner, age 87, of Edinboro passed away on April 17, 2018, at home with her family by her side. She was born in Indianapolis, IN, on September 10, 1930, the daughter of? Russel Willett and Dorothy Morga Willett. Barbara was an accomplished pianist and music teacher, who enjoyed knitting, baking, and studying the Bible. She was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ, Scientist in Millcreek.
????Barbara married William Faulkner on September 24, 1949, and he preceded her in death on August 31, 2008. Also preceding her in death were two sons: Tom Faulkner and Mark Faulkner.
Survivors include her children: Karen Faulkner of Edinboro; Dan Faulkner of Millington, TN; Betsy Carter and her husband, Dave of Coatesville, PA; Dave Faulkner and his wife, Shelia of Nashville, TN; Bill Faulkner of Edinboro; Sue Reitz and her husband, Randy of Blooming Valley; Julie Kean and her husband, Ted of McKean; her brother, Jim Willett and his wife, Patty of Guntersville, AL; thirteen grandchildren: Carlos, Dave, Joe, Jamie, Virgil, Rachel, Heather, Ethan, Taylor, Erica, Dustin, Adam, and Jaime; and seventeen great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Thursday, April 19, from 1-3 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. with Gale Thornton, minister of Erie church of Christ officiating. Interment will be at Venango Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to a charity of donor’s choice.