Barbara A. Gendall, 72

June 16, 2018

Barbara A. Gendall, 72, of Lancaster, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.
She was the wife of Patrick C. Gendall, with whom she would have celebrated 40 years of marriage this coming September 2nd. Born in Shamokin, she was the daughter of the late James and Christine Tyson Forbes.
Barbara had worked for over 30 years as a quality control worker with the Kerr Glass Co. She later worked at the Community Services Group in Lancaster as a caregiver for 5 years.
She was a 1964 graduate of Lancaster Catholic High School.
Barbara loved to garden, enjoyed camping, hiking, going to the shore, and was a talented nature photographer. She loved to cook for family and friends, and was extremely fond of her poodle, Pogo.
In addition to her husband, Barbara is survived by her daughter: Christina L. married to Donald Boyer of Lancaster; her grandson Elias Rodriguez; her brothers Leo married to Margaret Forbes of Paxinos, and Jerome married to Linda Forbes of Shamokin, and her sister, Rose Marie Jackson of Philadelphia. She was preceded in death by her siblings: James, William, Edward and Christine Forbes.
Friends will be received on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 2-3PM at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 3110 Lititz Pike, Lititz, PA, with the Memorial Service to follow at 3PM. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Barbara’s memory to the American Heart Association, 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603.

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Condolences to the Family

June 22, 2018

Dear Pat 
Marc and I are so sorry for your loss.  We send you our blessings and assurance that we are still here for you in loving support.  
Carol and Marc Risk

June 20, 2018

Dear Pat,Tina & Elias, it had been many years since we have seen each othet, but I thought of BarbarA often!  I wish I had gotten to see all of you under better circumstances!  I will be coming to the services with Jerome, Linda & Leo!  Your cousin, Cheryl

June 20, 2018

I’m so very sorry. I’ll always remember how sweet Miss Barb was to me back in our teenage days, Tina. All of you have my condolences.

June 20, 2018

In loving memory of my Aunt Barb…words cannot express the feeling of sorrow that we will never be able to tell her how much she was loved by us!! To and Christina and Pat although we will be attending the service wanted to take the time to to mention how much you both are in our thoughts and prayers!! Love always….Rose Marie and Angelique

June 19, 2018

Dear Pat,Christine and Elias, Please know you are in our hearts and prayers…Barb will be missed, especially her phone calls to check on her family and talk about her flowers and plants….She was a caring person,loved her dog pogo, and worried about everyone…..She is special…God Bless and keep you in the palms of His Hands always…  Love, Leo and Margaret…..

Friday, June 22, 2018
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Lititz, PA 17543
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