Barbara P. Dunbar



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Dunbar, Barbara P. Rochester: Passed away in Worchester, PA on August 27, 2016 at age 89. Predeceased by her husband Donald W. Dunbar; brother, Bernard Cook. Survived by her sons, Robert Dunbar & Richard (Mary Anne) of Perkasie, PA; grandchildren, Alexandra Dunbar, Robert (Laura) Dunbar II, Jessica Dunbar (fiance, Darren Bolton), Amanda Dunbar; great-grandchildren, Livia Dunbar, Alexander Dunbar; brother, Basil (Virginia) Cook of Prescott, AZ; sister, Beryl (Edward ‘Ted’) Skeen of Norwalk, CT; loving family and dear friends. Barbara was a longtime employee of McCurdy’s department store and a homemaker. She loved to travel and enjoyed knitting as well as square and round dancing with her husband. She also enjoyed classical music and attending concerts at the Eastman Theatre and Eastman School of Music. She was a member of Knights of Columbus Start of the Sea Council Ladies Auxiliary and always enjoyed helping them out by serving desserts a their Lenten Fish Fry’s. Barbara’s Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, September 2, 2016, 10:00 AM at St. Marks Church 54 Khun Road. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Heart Association in her memory. For more information and to sign her online guestbook, visit


  1. Mary Anne Dunbar on August 31, 2016 at 12:00 am

    Love you, Mom!
    So grateful for the last year in getting to know you better as only family life can provide. It was a privilege to serve your needs. May you rest in peace for ever!
    Mary Anne

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