Barbara A. Leidy

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Barbara A. Leidy

March 21, 1939 - January 09, 2019

Barbara A. Leidy 79, of Nanty Glo, went to be with the Lord Jan. 9, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Born March 21, 1939 in Johnstown, daughter of the late Robert Francis and Vivian Geraldine (Hutchinson) Garver. Preceded in death by infant daughter, Cynthia; and mother and father in law, Theodore and Alverda Leidy. Survived by husband, Ronald, of 59 years; children, Sherry Lynn (Jim) Rummell; Randy (Stephanie) Leidy; and Karen Leidy. 5 Grandchildren and 7 Great Grandchildren. Also survived by sister, Donna Clouser; and brothers, Robert, Bernard and Donald Garver. Member of Nanty Glo Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, where she was Sunday School teacher, deaconess and superintendent. Head of Nanty Glo Borough Beautification Committee for many years. Retired from Bestform with 32 years of service. She will be sadly missed by her family, church family, friends and relatives. Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the Askew-Houser Funeral Homes, Inc., Nanty Glo and from 10:30 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Nanty Glo Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Pastor Bud Vogel, officiating. Interment, Pike Brethren Cemetery, Mundys Corner. In lieu of flowers, donations in Barbs memory may be made to Windber Hospice.
Published on January 10, 2019
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Carol Mottin
Jan 12, 2019
Barb was a special woman who showed love for everyone! She was very pleasant and happy and ready to help anyone who needed it! Such a love only comes from the LORD! Barb will be missed dearly from all who knew her. We know she is with Jesus, not suffering anymore!!
Brad Cooper
Jan 11, 2019
May God Bless the family during this time of sorrow. You can always remember the fun times that you all had with Barb. God Bless
Kevin D Fetzer, Sr
Jan 11, 2019
Barb always had a smile to share .. a warm hug .. a conversation ..an ear .. she Loved the Lord and Lived it. My thoughts and Prayers are with you Ron, Sherry, Randy, Karen .. Remember what made you smile .. happy moments .. your togetherness .. She Loved You All .. and Is At Peace .. My Condolences .. May Jesus Fill Your Lives With Pleasantness and Happy Times .. GOD BLESS YOU COUSIN BARB .. GOD BLESS YOU RON, SHERRY, RANDY, KAREN ...
Kevin D Fetzer, Sr and Famly
Jan 11, 2019
He was always smiling .. offering a hug and always lending smiles and warm wishes .. Always available to talk to ... Willing to listen .. Giving advice when asked .. GOD BLESS YOU BARBRA LEIDY .. A Friend Always
Ernestine Schmidt (ernie)
Jan 11, 2019
Barbara was such a wonderful person. We had great times at work. Even though we lost touch will always remember her. My prayers and thoughts to the family.
Diane Holcomb
Jan 11, 2019
I am so sorry for her loss to that "c". She was a beautiful lady. A cuz I will always remember. She always stopped after Terry died to give me a hug....nothing more! She knew what I needed. May God comfort each of you and give you His peace.
Irene Caldwell Sebulsky
Jan 11, 2019
I have known Barbara all my life. She is a very special lady and I know she is in heaven with her Lord. My prayers are with her family and husband Ron. I have wonderful memories of times Barbara and I had together. May peace be with you all.
Carol Dequeant McGraw
Jan 10, 2019
Barbara was a kind, loving and generous girl, from childhood throughout her life. She was a dear friend to my sister Gennevieve and I hope they are now reunited in heaven. I have always believed that God places very special people on earth to walk among us so that we might see how Jesus would have as behave. They are chosen by God to be Christian examples. Barbara was one of those people. She loved her God and demonstrated her faith in every thing she said and did. Now he has called her home to rest. Well done God's good and faithful servant.
Vanessa Greene Pisarski
Jan 10, 2019
Sorry to hear about Barbs passing. She will b missed. My symphony to the family.
Janice Evans
Jan 10, 2019
I am so very sorry to learn that this world has lost Barb. She was a special lady. I thought the world of her. Heaven has been made sweeter. My sympathy to her family.
Bruce & Lill Patterson
Jan 10, 2019
Ron, Randy, Sherry, & Karen so sorry to hear of Barbs passing. Your all in our thoughts and prayers.
Darla Paul
Jan 10, 2019
This is a very sad day for me. Barbara and I have been dear friends forever. As young girls we went to church together. Then we went all through school together. After school we worked in Johnstown together. We were married months apart. My daughter and her son were born the same year. It goes on and on. Now at last she has gone home to her God and she has found peace. I will truly miss this wonderful lady.
Carl and Thelma WICK
Jan 10, 2019
Sorry for your loss .barb was a very special lady.your family will be in our prayers .