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Obituary: Barbara A, Newcomb, 69

Jan 28, 2017 05:10PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Barbara A, Newcomb


 PELHAM, NH— Barbara A, Newcomb, 69, died unexpectedly Monday afternoon, January 23, 2017, at her home. 

She was born in Easton, PA, a daughter of the late Donald and Anne F. (Wilhelm) Newcomb, and was a graduate of Del Val High School; as well as Brandywine College, DE.

For many years she worked as a Medical Secretary at Saint Luke's Hospital, Warren Campus. Two years ago, she relocated to Pelham, NH to be closer to her sister, nieces and nephews. She was a devoted caretaker for the family and especially enjoyed taking care of her grand niece and grand nephews.

She is survived by her sister: Shirley Litchfield, and her husband Mark, of Dracut; a nephew: Robert Litchfield, and his wife Karrie, of Litchfield, NH; a niece: Heather Litchfield, and Randy Mueller, of Tyngsboro; grandniece: Karlie Litchfield; and grandnephews: Aden Mueller and Joseph Litchfield; a cousin: Nancy Constable, and her husband Jim and their children of Bangor, PA; a dear friend, Shirley Agnew of Menlo Park, CA.

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