Barbara Tacy

Barbara Allen See Tacy, 79, a resident of Austintown, Ohio, passed from this life early Friday morning, Jan. 17, 2014, at her home.

Barbara was born Sunday, Aug. 5, 1934, in Webster Springs, a daughter of the late Rollin O. See and Ethel Rosencrance See.

On Dec. 27, 1952, she married Charles W. Tacy, who survives. They enjoyed 61 years of marriage.

Also left to cherish Barbara’s memory is one daughter, Patricia A. Grolemund of Austintown; one sister, Evalena Isner of Woodstock, Va.; one brother, Carlton G. See of Elkins; and several beloved nieces and nephews.

Preceding Barbara in death besides her parents was one daughter, Katherine A. Tacy; one sister, Regina Isner Garner and one son-in-law, Gary Grolemund.

After graduating from the Beverly High School and attending Davis & Elkins College, she moved to Youngstown, Ohio, in 1953. She was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, sister and aunt.

Barbara had worked as a retail clerk with the Strouss Department store in Austintown and retired in 1981.

Barbara was a past 4-H member and was awarded the Pioneer pin and was chosen as the WV State Dairy Queen in 1950. She was the 4-H advisor with the Austintown 77 Sewing Strip, a past mother advisor with the Youngstown Assembly 16 Rainbow for Girls and a member and past president of the Mau-Mil Auxiliary Club.

Visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home on today from 4 to 6 p.m. A funeral will be conducted at the funeral home Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at 1 p.m. Interment will follow in the Brick Church Cemetery in Huttonsville.

The family suggests that contributions can by made in Barbara’s memory to the Multiple Sclerosis Services Agency 23 Lisbon Street Canfield, OH 44406.

The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Barbara Allen See Tacy. Send online condolences to the family at