Barbara K. Greiner, 81, passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021. She was born on November 5, 1939, in Meriden, CT, the daughter of late Alexander and Anne Kornick. Barbara graduated from Meriden High School in 1958. Following she went to work at John Hancock Insurance, where she met her best friend of close to 40 years, Beverly Marshall. She also worked for DelMonte and M&M Mars Company as a sales rep until retiring in 2002.
She married her high school sweetheart and best friend, David W. Greiner, in Meriden, CT, on September 12, 1964. Barbara was a loyal friend, who loved being part of the Queen Bee's, a group of her closest friends that had a fondness for all things bees. She enjoyed reading, spending time with her family, shopping on QVC and playing slots at the casino: she was truly a lucky lady.
She is survived by her loving family: daughter, Kimberly Carrera of Plantsville, CT; son and daughter-in-law, David 'Scott' & Alyssa Greiner of Merrick, NY; grandchildren, Michaela and Mackenzie Carrera of Plantsville, CT and Emma Greiner of Merrick, NY; niece Renae Rossignol Girard. She is preceded in death by her sister Jean Rossignol and brother in-law Philip Rossignol.
Her family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, September 7th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, CT. A graveside funeral service will follow at 1:30 p.m. in Walnut Grove Cemetery, 817 Old Colony Rd., Meriden, CT. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to The Meriden Humane Society, 311 Murdock Ave., Meriden, CT 06450. For online condolences, please visit jferryfh.com
Published by The Record-Journal from Sep. 5 to Sep. 6, 2021.