Barbara A. Buda, 71, of Ontelaunee Twp. passed away Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at the Reading Hospital, following a courageous battle with cancer.
She is the wife of Joseph C. Buda.
Born in Reading, on April 7, 1942, she was the daughter of the late James and Esther (Basom) Hiester.
She was a graduate of Reading High School.
Barbara retired from Vanity Fair after 25 years of employment.
She was a member of Bern Reformed U.C.C.
Barbara wanted to be remembered for her sense of humor, love of traveling, playing bingo, a huge NASCAR fan of Jimmie Johnson, and her love for her two parakeets "Buster" and "Dutchess".
In addition to her husband she is survived by a daughter, Deborah A. wife of Kent Morey, Fleetwood; a step-daughter, Melissa K. wife of Aaron Potts, Shillington; a brother, Barry Lutz; and two granddaughters, Christie M. Coleman; and Chloe Potts.
She was predeceased by her companion James C. Natoli in 2011.
A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday at 6:00pm at Lamm & Witman Funeral Home, Inc., Wernersville, with Rev. Sue Fritz officiating.
A visitation with the family will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 6:00pm at the Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bern Reformed U.C.C., 3196 Bernville Rd., Leesport, PA 19533.
Online condolences may be made at www.lammandwitman.com