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Obituary of Shelby Marie (Brickley) Barnes, 65


Shelby Marie Barnes, 65 of Howard was born on July 8, 1953 in Lock Haven, the daughter of the late Sheldon & Evelyn (Vonada) Brickley.

On June 23, 1990 she married Steven E. Barnes who resides in Howard.

Along with her husband she is survived by one son; Michael D. (Tamela) Barnes of Howard, Step-daughter; Nicole Coakley of Kearney, Ne., granddaughters; Cyerra Lucas & Chenoah Barnes.

Shelby was a graduate of Bald Eagle High School, South Hills Business School and upon graduation was awarded as the 1st recipient of the Lesa M. Thompson Memorial Award.

She was a lifetime resident of Howard. Shelby retired from the State Correctional Institution at Rockview as a Parole agent with the PA Board of Probation and Parole. She was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. After her retirement Shelby volunteered at Centre County PAWS and acted as a foster parent to shelter dogs in need of a forever home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Centre Co. PAWS in her name.

No services per Shelby's request.

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Name of Deceased

Shelby Marie (Brickley) Barnes



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Funeral Home

Kader-Neff Funeral Home

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