Barbara Ginnan

Obituary of Barbara Ginnan

Barbara Sharon Ginnan, 77, formerly of Corning, NY, went home to be with the Lord on March 30, 2017.

Barbara was born in Corning, NY on February 27, 1940 to Frank and Florence Buchanan. She attended high school at Northside Blodgett in Corning, graduating in 1957. She married Daniel Ginnan, of Caton on July 25, 1959. She continued her education at BOCES earning her LPN in 1976. She served as a nurse at Corning Hospital and several private practices in Corning for many years. Barbara’s most cherished service as a nurse was spent helping to care for the late Mrs. Laura Houghton in her final years. Barbara enjoyed singing, painting and crafting as hobbies in her free time. Barbara was a servant at local Corning churches for many years, including Caton Bible Chapel and North Baptist Church.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Daniel Ginnan of Houston, TX; children, Randy and Donna Ginnan of Houston, TX; Roman and Mary Ann Ginnan of Albany, NY; and Robin and Mark Bulkley of Houston, TX. She is also survived by her grandchildren Lauren (Jeff) Hollis, Greg Ginnan, Brooks Ginnan, Ryan Ginnan, Brian Bulkley, Sam Bulkley, and Anna Bulkley and one great grandson, Jack Hollis. Barbara is also survived by her sister, Joyce Schreppel of Corning, NY.

A memorial service will be held at Caton Bible Chapel on Saturday, April 22 at 11:00am. Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be given to The American Heart Association. Arrangements made by Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.