Barbara J. McPhee
June 25, 1942 – Jan. 6, 2018
Barbara J. McPhee, 75, Hollidaysburg, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday morning at Maybrook Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center, after an extended illness.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of Alice (McMullen) Walk and the late Henry Walk. On March 6, 1959, she married Robert C. McPhee in Altoona.
Surviving are her loving husband of more than 58 years; four children: Robert Jr., Richard, Cynthia (Ralph) McKibbin and John (Beth Carnevale); five grandchildren: Ryan (Rachel) Beasom, Richard Jr., Jacob, Tyler Kennedy and Robert III; her mother; four brothers: Henry Jr. (Jackie), Ernest, Gary and Larry Walk; numerous nieces and nephews; and her dear friend and roommate, Shirley Moreland.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Leaper.
Barbara attended Cresson Area High School and Altoona High School. She worked numerous jobs; Hills Department Store, Boyer Candy, Anderson Electronics and personal home care for the elderly.
She was a member of the Protestant faith.
She enjoyed working with the elderly, cooking and baking, playing cards and bingo, but most of all raising her children and spending time with her grandchildren. She also loved animals, especially her furry friends, Maya and Remmy.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mending Hearts, P.O. Box 97, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.