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Barbara Marie (Bakos) Redman

October 5, 1938 ~ October 10, 2020 (age 82)


Barbara Marie Redman, 82, of Ashland, died Saturday, October 10, 2020, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s.

Barbara was born October 5, 1938 in Elyria, Ohio to John and Mary {Szaniszlo} Bakos.
She graduated from Sullivan High School in 1956.

She married Jerry Redman.

Barbara retired from F.E. Meyers as an inspector. She was a member of Magyar United Church of Christ in Elyria. Barbara took pride in her house, garden and flowers, and Christmas was her favorite time of year.  She enjoyed dancing, traveling and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Barbara will be deeply missed by her children John (Debbie) Hoffman and Tina (Ray) Barnett both of Ashland, and Michael (Teresa) Hoffman of Orinda, CA; grandchildren Jessica (Clint) See, Justin Barnett, John Hoffman, Jacob Hoffman, and Hannah Hoffman; brothers Ernie Bakos of Lorain and Mike Bakos of Elyria; numerous nieces and nephews.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jerry, brothers John, Steven, Jim, Joe and Tom, and sister Violet Mertens.

Friends may call Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home-Ashland Chapel.  Services will be private for family at the funeral home.  Burial will be at Ashland County Memorial Park.   Online tributes may be made at   Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio at 1021 Dauch Dr, Ashland, OH  44805.

The family would like to thank the healthcare staff at Brethren Care Village and Brad Bostic from palliative care at Hospice of North Central Ohio.

To send flowers to Barbara's family, please visit our floral store.


October 17, 2020

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Roberts Funeral Home - Ashland Chapel
1058 US 250 N / PO Box 715
Ashland, OH 44805

Private Services

Roberts Funeral Home - Ashland Chapel
1058 US 250 N / PO Box 715
Ashland, OH 44805


Hospice of North Central Ohio
1050 Dauch Drive, Ashland OH 44805
Tel: 1-419-281-7107

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