Barbara Ann (Farren) Palmer, 81, died on Friday, September 13, 2019 at Allegheny Valley Hospital, Natrona Heights. Barbara was born on Monday, June 6, 1938 in Verona, PA to the late Sam and Toni Pecovich Farren. She was the owner and operator of Barbies Day Care, Natrona Heights for over 30 years. Barbara was a member of the Tarentum Wesleyan Church and she enjoyed doing crafts, ceramics, praying and reading the bible. She especially enjoyed and loved her family and loved influencing the children at her day care.
Barbara leaves behind to cherish her memory are her children: Mike (Karen) Palmer of Dundee, OH, Rick Palmer of Cheswick, PA, Mark (Diane) Palmer of Pittsburgh, PA, Beth Ann Palmer of Tarentum, PA, Kristin (Mark) Burd of Alexandria, KY and a daughter in law: Joanne Palmer of Lawrenceville, NJ; 12 grandchildren: Stephen, Daniel, Nathan, Isiah, Kristina, Jahleh and Kristin Palmer, Karissa, Megan and Karina Burd, Corey and Charlie Spuhler and 10 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son: Ron Palmer and a brother: Buddy Farren.
Family and friends are invited from 5-6 PM on Sunday, September 15, 2019 to the ROBERT PETERS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 1521 Freeport Road, Natrona Heights, PA 15065 (724-224-7730), where a service will be at 6 PM with the Rev. David Duvall, officiating. Burial will be private.
Memorial contributions can be made to: Good Samaritan Hospice, 134 Marwood Road, Cabot, PA 16023
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