Jennifer was born on July 14, 1967 in Ellwood City to Diana (Sera) Barton of Ellwood City and the late John L. Barton. She is a member of the Lincoln High School class of 1985, and the Holy Redeemer Parish family. Jen had worked at the Ellwood City Ledger in the circulation and advertising departments, and most recently at Blair Personnel Care Home. She loved gardening, watching the children from her neighborhood while they where growing up, and most of all being with her grandchildren.
Jennifer is survived by her mother, Diana Barton, her son, William (Erica) Orock of Dallas, Pa, her daughters, Shaelyn (CJ) Cassatt of Ellwood City and RaeAnna Orock (Domenic Chapman) of Ellwood City, her sister, Jodi Barton of Laurel, her brothers, John Barton and Jason Barton both of Ellwood City, her 5 grandchildren, her maternal grandfather, Michael Sera of Michigan, and her companion, Scott Steel of Ellwood City. She is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, friends, and her former husband, Bill Orock of Ellwood City.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Barton, her sister, Janet Barton, her brother, Jimmy Barton, her sister-in-law, Andrea Barton, her paternal grandparents, James and Della Barton, and her maternal grandparents, Harry and Louise Lemanski, and Sandy Sera.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday from 3-7 pm and on Friday from 11:00 am until the time of the Blessing Service at Noon at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home, Inc. and Cremation Services with Father Mark Thomas officiating. Interment will be at the Holy Redeemer Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Jennifer’s name may be made to the UPMC Children’s Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pa.