Barbara E. Lumia, 66, of Nanticoke passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at the Timber Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Plains Township.
Born in Morristown on March 10, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Gertrude Pendleberry Salvagno.
Barbara was formerly employed by the Nanticoke State Hospital and then the Nanticoke Special Care Hospital as a dietary aide.
She was preceded in death by her daughters, Barbara Lumia Nogic and Christine Henderson Partash.
Surviving are her daughter, Patricia Lumia, Wilkes-Barre; son, Mark, Larksville; her eight grandchildren who she cherished more than life itself, Nicole, Mark, Lauren, Morgan, Hailey, Devon, Sean and Connor; sister, Patricia Salvagno; and brothers, Alfred Salvagno and David Hospodor.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday from Earl W. Lohman Funeral Home Inc., 14 W. Green St., Nanticoke, with the Rev. Barry Lohman officiating.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. until the time of service Friday.
Interment will be in Nanticoke Cemetery.