Barbara M. Thorn


Barbara M. Thorn, 87, of North Huntingdon, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in Harbour Senior Living, Monroeville.  She was born March 21, 1930 in Mt. Pleasant, PA, a daughter of the late Frank and Mary Medvan.  Prior to her retirement, Barbara was an operator for Bell Telephone and a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Irwin.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Brigadier General Richard E. Thorn in 1996; and several brothers and sisters.  She is survived by her two daughters, Cheryl Tarby and her husband Joe, Barbara Szulc; granddaughter Jennifer Fitchwell; and great-grandson Malaki Inks  A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday at 9 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, Irwin with Fr. John Moineau officiating.  PLEASE GO DIRECTLY TO THE CHURCH.  Interment in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.  A luncheon will follow at 11 a.m. at the Roman Bistro Restaurant in Forest Hills.  Arrangements made by the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, PA.

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Linda Youngbauer

Cheryl and Barbie

So sorry to hear about your mom. I am going to my mom's in the morning to feed her, she is 94, so I won't be able to go to the mass. Take care and God Bless.

Linda Youngbauer

 Posted May 5, 2017 - 6:51pm

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