Williams, Barbara A.
Williams, Barbara A. age 73 of Newton died in the Merry Heart Nursing Home Boonton, NJ, Saturday June 30, 2012 following a long illness. Born in Newton, she was a lifelong resident.
Daughter of the late John and Pearl (Halett) Wilson, Barbara was a graduate of the Newton High School class of 1957, and a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church of Newton, where she had been active in the choir. A loving and devoted wife, mother, sibling and friend, Barbara enjoyed reading and listening to music.
An accomplished artist, Barbara also enjoyed caring for her pet cats.
Pre deceased by her beloved husband of 47 years James in 2011, she was also pre deceased by her sister Patricia and her husband Jim McCarty.
Barbara is survived by her daughter Deborah Williams of Newton, her son James Williams of Boonton as well as her brother John Wilson of Londonderry, NH.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday July 18, 2012 at 10:00 AM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home #156 Main St. (Rt. 206) Newton, NJ. Interment will follow in the Newton Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at the Funeral Home Tuesday July 17, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM.