Barbara J. Hench, 61, Altoona, died Sunday at UPMC Altoona.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William and Erma (Patton) Oschea. She married Timothy W. Hench Sr. on May 20, 1971, in Altoona.
Surviving are her husband; two sons: Tim Jr. and wife, Shalon, and Michael, all of Altoona; two daughters: Kristen Hench and husband, Doug Rouzer, and Jenna Hench and husband, Josh Miller, all of Altoona; six grandchildren: Taylor Hench, Dylan Hench, Kadyn Carey, Skylar Hench, Lexi Rouzer and Trey Hench; and two brothers: Carl Oschea and wife, Grace, and Patrick Oschea.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Michael Oschea.
Barbara was a 1970 graduate of Altoona Area High School and an office manager for HHH Inc. She was of the Protestant faith and enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, and 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., Juniata, the Rev. Elizabeth A. Hess officiating. Interment will be at Grandview Cemetery.