RESCHEDULED SERVICE Barbara Jean Hendershot, formerly of Pen Argyl and Wind Gap, passed away on Saturday, May 2, 2020, at Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth, PA. Barbara was born in Pen Argyl on March 11, 1932 to James and Edna (Leh) Bonney. She was married to Jonah Hendershot for 46 years until his passing in February 1997. Loving and caring for her family was her greatest joy. She will always be remembered as a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and sister. Barbara worked in various clothing manufacturers in the Slate Belt before retiring from A & H Sportswear in Pen Argyl. She belonged to Zion Presbyterian Church where she certainly will be missed. Along with her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her daughter, Linda J. Romanishan and her brother, Ralph Bonney. She is survived by her daughter, JoAnn Coccia and her husband Joe of Bangor, five grandchildren, Jamie Achenbach and her husband Butch, Bryan Impeciati and his wife Jamie, Michael Coccia and his wife Lauren, Marissa Coccia, and Stephanie Coccia, six great grandchildren, Jeremy and Kayleigh Achenbach, Abigail and Madison Impeciati, Anthony and Jack Coccia, two sisters, Lorraine Fisher and Kathleen Bender, her late daughter's longtime companion, William Greeby and many nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life Service will be Saturday, September 25, 2021, at 1:45 PM at Knights of Columbus, 1860 West Bangor Road, Bangor, PA. There will be a visitation beginning at 1 PM until time of services. The Ruggiero Funeral Home, LLC, Pen Argyl is in charge of arrangements. On line condolences may be offered at www.ruggierofuneralhome.com
. Memorial donations may be offered in Barbara's name to either, Friends of Gracedale Foundation, P.O. Box 138, Nazareth, PA 18064 or Zion Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 194, Wind Gap, PA 18091. Ruggiero Funeral Home 126 E Pennsylvania Ave Pen Argyl, PA 18072 (610) 863-5750
Published by The Express Times from Sep. 18 to Sep. 19, 2021.