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1522 Coraopolis Heights
Moon Township, PA 15108
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Barbara A. Urban

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Barbara A. Urban Obituary
Barbara A. Urban, wife, mother, and businesswoman, died peacefully Monday, June 4, 2018, in Winter Park, Fla. Known for her wry sense of humor, her generous heart and quick wit, Barbara studied cosmetology alongside her husband, Bernard, and together they ran a salon in Moon Township. For the past several decades, she committed her time to running a business that provided services to senior care facilities. Her devotion to the compassionate care of the elderly was a strong focus in the later part of her life. Mrs. Urban was an avid and accomplished golfer who loved the game and spent many years as an active member of Montour Heights Country Club in Moon Township, where she also dedicated her time to the Junior Golf Program. In 1989, she recorded a hole-in-one at the Grenelefe Golf Resort in Winter Haven, Fla. Mrs. Urban was born Jan. 19, 1943, in Sewickley to Michael and Anna (Barna) Galisin. Her father worked at the Jones and Laughlin Steel Co. and later as a barber. Her mother worked in retail and was a homemaker. Her father's work as a barber influenced her decision to pursue cosmetology. She is survived by her husband, Bernard R. Urban; sons, Bernard M. Urban and Darrin J. Urban and his wife, Julie A. Urban; her brother, Robert M. Galisin and his wife, Diane Galisin; and many loving nieces and nephews. Mrs. Urban was a lifelong supporter of . In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to in her name.
A memorial gathering will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at HUNTSMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES of Moon Township, 1522 Coraopolis Heights Road, where a memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 15. Committal and entombment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Moon Township.
Published in Sewickley Herald on June 14, 2018
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