Barbara J. Lerch, 76, of Penn Yan passed away peacefully at Keuka Comfort Care Home on Sunday, October 16, 2016 with her family at her side.

Friends may call at Weldon Funeral Home from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 19, where a funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., followed by burial in Lakeview Cemetery. In lieu of flowewrs, memorial donations may be made to Keuka Comfort Care Home.

Barbara was born Jan. 10, 1940, the daughter of Leland and Grace Miller Lounsberry. She is survived by three daughters; Stepanie (Charles) Foster of Waterloo, Shelly Westerdahl of Webster, and Kim Curran of Dundee; grandchildren, Heather (Andre) James, Kelly Allison, Jennifer (Jeremy) Maichuk, Allison Herbert, Amy Westerdahl, Elizabeth and Catlin Curran; and eight great-grandchildren.

Barbara was predeceased by her husband, Richard; sister, Shirley; and brother, Leland (Sonny). Friends may sign the guest book at