Barbara J. Stiffler

Barbara J. Stiffler, 44, Hollidaysburg, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday at UPMC Altoona surrounded by family and friends after a brief illness.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of William and Shirley (Yeckley) Swires. She married Brian L. Stiffler on Aug. 10, 2002.

Surviving are her parents; her husband; a daughter, Candi Robinson and husband, Shawn, of Altoona; a son, Ronald “RJ” Iddings (Megan) of Tyrone; a granddaughter, Lilith Robinson; and a brother, Bill Swires and wife, Amanda, in Arizona.

Barbara was a 1987 graduate of Altoona Area High School and a 2008 graduate of the Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center nursing program. She was employed as an LPN with Interim HealthCare. She enjoyed reading, taking trips, spending time with family and taking care of others.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park Cemetery, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, Pastor Wayne Ayer officiating. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family.