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Barbara Jean (Schuster) Faith

May 29, 1949 ~ January 11, 2023 (age 73) 73 Years Old


Barbara J. Faith, (nee-Schuster), 73, of Elyria passed away Wednesday January 11, 2023 at the Lifecare Center of Elyria following a brief illness. She was born May 29, 1949 in Elyria and was a lifelong Elyria resident. Barb worked at the Olmsted Manor Nursing Home as a Licensed Practical Nurse for 28 years, retiring in 2012. She enjoyed going to flea markets and taking long rides in the car. Survivors include her husband of 34 years, Carl; sons, James (Carrie) Butts and Chad Butts; 4 grandchildren; sisters, Diane Strebel, Pat Schuster, Phyllis Andrusyszyn, and Rose Howington; brothers, Donald Schuster Jr., Ed Schuster, Steve Schuster and Chuck Schuster. She was preceded in death her parents, Donald Sr. and Charlotte Schuster and a sister, Carol Dryden. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57), Elyria. Funeral Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday January 19, 2023 in the funeral home. The Rev. Fr. Charles Diedrick, Pastor of St. Mary Catholic Church in Elyria will Officiate. Private burial will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at

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January 18, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Laubenthal Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Road
Elyria, OH 44035

Funeral Service
January 19, 2023

10:30 AM
Laubenthal Mercado Funeral Home
38475 Chestnut Ridge Road
Elyria, OH 44035


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