Barbara J. Narrow, 75, of Calcium, died Monday,
Dec. 19, 2016, at Samaritan Medical Center,
Watertown, NY, after a brief illness.
She was born Oct. 14, 1941, in Constableville, the daughter
of the late Wendaline W. and Catherine M. (Bernholz) Duppert.
Her parents died when she was very young and she was raised
by her aunt, Lorena Bernholz. She was a graduate of
Constableville High School.
Barbara was retired from Sherwood Medical. After her
retirement, she continued cleaning homes for close friends
right up to her death.
She married Eddie G. Narrow on Oct. 21, 1961, at St. Mary's
Church Constableville with Rev. Thomas J. Robillard
officiating. Mr. Narrow died June 21, 1997.
She was a communicant of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart
Church, where she was a greeter at the 4:30
p.m. Mass. She was a member of the Northpole Fire Department
Ladies Auxiliary and a board member of Sanford Corners
She enjoyed doing lawn work, embroidery, and was a Dale Jr.
More than anything else, Barbara enjoyed spending time with
Surviving are her three children and their spouses, James E.
and Ann Narrow of Calcium, Betty A. and Paul Fitzgerald of
Watertown, and Jeffrey and Trina Narrow of Pamelia; three
grandchildren, Matthew, Tyler, and Tristen; two sisters, Eva
and Donald Shambo of Constableville and Ann Colleen of
Danville, IL; a brother, James and Maureen Duppert of
Constableville; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21,
at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown. The funeral Mass
will be celebrated 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, at Our Lady of
the Sacred Heart Church with Rev. Christopher J. Looby
presiding. Burial will be in the spring in Sanford Corners
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Northpole Fire
co., 22334 US Rt. 11, Watertown, NY 13601.
Online condolences may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.
Information provided by Cummings
Funeral Service and Newzjunky.com, Watertown