On January 8th, 2023, Barbara Ann (Thomas) White, age 89, of East Canton was taken into the loving arms of our Lord. She was born to the late Charles Thomas and Helen (Klinger) Thomas on February 10
, 1933 in New Columbus, Luzerne County, Pa. and the last of her generation. Barb was a 1950 graduate of Huntington Mills High School, Pa. She was an avid bird lover, Certified Nail Technician, Ohio Appaloosa Association and COSCA member, gardener, loving wife, and mother of 7 children.
Preceded in death by her much-loved husband Willard “Bud” White, son, Mickey G. Shultz, and daughter, Shelva J. Shultz.
Barb is survived by daughter, Andrea (Dohl) Klitz of Cape Canaveral Florida, Carl (Gina) Stackhouse of Benton, Pa., Vicki (Shultz) Stokes of Henrico, Va., son, Barry Shultz of Louisville, Oh., his significant other, Inger Ryder of Massillon, Oh., daughter, Brenda (Shultz) Boyle of East Canton, Oh., her significant other, Joshua Breyman of Carrollton, Oh., sister-in-law, Eva (Harry “Bub”) Thomas of Benton, Pa., her furbaby of 7 years, Ruby and many close friends. She was a proud and blessed Nana/Grams to 15 Grandchildren, 26 Great-grandchildren, and 4 Great-great grandchildren.
A private service for family and friends will be held at a future date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to the National Audubon Society at
. Condolences and special memories of Barb can be shared with her loved ones online at
Heritage Cremation & Burial Society