Barbara “Barb” Burns, 79 of Westerville passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2016. She graduated from St. Joseph Academy and attended St. Mary of the Springs College (Ohio Dominican University). Preceded in death by mother, Geraldine O’Brien, husband James Burns and daughter Judith Burns. Survived by son John (Luz) Bell; stepchildren James (Sheri) Burns, Peggy Burns; daughter-in-law Lisa Hofmann; grandson James (Aubrey) Hofmann, granddaughter Romana: granddaughter, Michelle (Patrick) Starret and grandson Jesse Hofmann, grandson Tim (Trish) Burns, granddaughter Jennifer (Steve) Higgins; 10 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild; brother, Dr. David (Carolyn) O’Brien; nieces Ginny Myrich, Amy O’Brien, nephew David O’Brian; numerous other family members. Friends may call 5 to 7 PM Monday at HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State St., Westerville. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM Tuesday at St Paul Catholic Church, 313 N. State St., Westerville. Rev. Fr. Rod Damico Celebrant. Interment Resurrection Cemetery.