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Barbara A. Rhiel-Chaffin
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1948
Mount Vernon
Knox County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 2002
Port Clinton
Ottawa County
Ohio, USA

Barbara Ann Rhiel was born Barbara Ann Heagren. Her biological parents were Robert Leland Heagren and Goldie Marie Kent. In the early 1950's she and her brother Bill and sister Rita was taken to the Richland County Children's Home in Mansfield Ohio where they was adopted out to 2 different families.

Barbara Ann was adopted by Dr James Ivan Rhiel M.D and his wife Priscilla C Rhiel. They are both buried in this same cemetery not far from Barbara.

Bill and Rita was adopted by Arnold William & Dorothy Myrtle (née Vose) Egerland.

They had one older sister, Betty Jean Heagren. She was the oldest and she was sent to live with her great grandmother to help her at home.

Barbara Ann was raised in the Port Clinton area with a brother, John Rhiel. He was also an adopted son to the Rhiel family. 
Family links: 
  Robert Leland Heagren (1926 - 1960)
  Betty Jean Snyder Grubaugh Heagren VanHouten (1944 - 2010)*
  Barbara A. Rhiel-Chaffin (1948 - 2002)
*Calculated relationship
Catawba Island Cemetery
Catawba Island
Ottawa County
Ohio, USA
Plot: MAIN 68 2 8
Maintained by: Varinia Atkinson
Originally Created by: Angie Robinson
Record added: Apr 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50893722
Barbara A. Rhiel-Chaffin
Added by: Varinia Atkinson
Barbara A. Rhiel-Chaffin
Added by: Varinia Atkinson
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I hope you and mom found each other. I wish I could have known you. Rest in Peace, we will never forget you.
- Varinia Atkinson
 Added: Mar. 20, 2011

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