Barbara J. Longley 1927-2013

HARTFORD – Barbara Jean Longley, 85, of Hartford, passed away Tuesday morning, July 23, 2013, at St. Joseph Health Center.

She was born Oct. 2, 1927, in Warren, the daughter of Lonnie and Lillian Cornell Hodom.

Barb was a housewife who enjoyed crocheting, doing puzzles, reading murder mysteries and watching TV.

She married Charles Longley on Nov. 20, 1948. He preceded her in death on Jan. 23, 2003.

She is survived by two daughters, Barb “Tunie” Longley and Bonny (David) Michael, both of Hartford; two sons, Charles (Kathleen) Longley II and Frank (Cedelia) Longley, both of Hartford; five grandchildren, Vanessa Martin, Frank R. Longley II, Laura Michael, Claire Rhodes and Bailey Michael; and four great-grandchildren, Gabrielle and Grace Martin, Alex Rhodes and Frank R. Longley III.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Raymond Hodom, who passed in 1971.

At her request, there will be no services.

Burial will be in Hartford Township Cemetery.

Arrangements were entrusted to Galloway-Onstott Funeral Home, Hartford.

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