Dean W. H. Barnett

August 15, 1959 ~ March 13, 2022 (age 62)

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Dean W.H. Barnett, 62, of St. Marys, OH died 3:09 a.m. Sunday March 13, 202 at his residence.

He was born August 15, 1959 in Lutterworth, England to Frederick and Marlene (Annebelle) Barnett.

On August 26, 2009 in Columbus, OH he married Stephanie Kettler, who survives.

Also survived by: son Jason (Tabatha) Krites of St. Marys, OH

                            son Brent (Nicole) Hirschfeld of Berne, IN

                            daughter Heather (Brian) Prater of St. Marys, OH

                            daughter Kortney (David) Adelman of Phoenix, AZ

                            grandchildren: Damien (Kylee) Prater, Jonathan (Madi Anthony) Ott, Krista (Donte Johnson), Ethyn Krites, Madison Krites, Braden Hirschfeld, Caleb Hirschfeld, Gabriella Aldeman, Serafina Aldeman, Liberty Aldeman

                             great-granddaughter Kinslee

                             sister LorraineAlberton, Gauteng Province of South Africa

                             brother Jim (Maria) Thompson of Orlando, FL

                             sister-in-law Grace Barnett of Otavalo, Ecuador 

                             parents-in-law Stephen and Mary Kettler of St. Marys, OH

                             sister-in-law Kim       (Deny) Morlino of St. Marys, OH

                             brother-in-law Stephen (Ruth) Kettler of St. Marys, OH

                             5 nieces and 3 nephews

Preceded in death by: father Frederick Barnett; mother Marlene Barnett-McCarthy; brother Preston Barnett; sister Lynn DeCarr; step-mother Kay DeCarr

He was a graduate of the Santa Barbara Community College in California, where he earned an associate’s degree in business.

Mr. Barnett was employed at the Plasti-Pak Corp. in Lima, OH as a traffic coordinator.

His favorite pastimes included cooking, reading, visiting thrift stores and following soccer teams from the United Kingdom. Above all else, he enjoyed dealing with the struggles of everyday living with his wife, Stephanie.

A gathering of friends and family will be 5 - 7 p.m. on Wednesday March 16, 2022 at the Miller - Long & Folk Funeral Home 314 W. High Street in St. Marys.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
March 16, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home
314 West High Street
Saint Marys, Ohio 45885

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