Barbars Lengyel

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Barbara Watt Thompson Lengyel a lifelong resident of the Philadelphia Main Line passed in her 84th year on December 14, 2012. Born in Berwyn, PA, she was the daughter of Jean Watt Thompson and Les Thompson. A 1946 graduate of Haverford High School, Barbara was an honor roll student and an enthusiastic member of band and orchestra playing the clarinet. In 1953 Barbara married Alexander Lengyel. Barbara & Alexander were generous supporters of Paoli Hospital and many other community organizations. They were early members of Waynesborough Country Club. Alexander died in 2004 after 51 years of marriage. As a dedicated traveler, Barbara's life took her to many corners of the world. She had a special affection for England and Scotland. Barbara spent her summers in her beloved Stone Harbor, NJ enjoying beach and the birds. Barbara was a kind, compassionate and generous friend to many. She lived her life quietly and passed from this life peacefully. Barbara will be missed by those who loved her.

Published in Main Line Media News on Jan. 19, 2013
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