Barbara Lee Zarth

August 06, 1940 ‒ December 08, 2009

Virginia Beach, Virginia

VIRGINIA BEACH- Barbara Lee Zarth of Virginia Beach, Virginia passed away December 8, 2009 in Sentara Bayside Hospital following a long illness. She was 69.

Barbara was born on August 6, 1940, daughter of Albert and Betty O’Neil and graduated from Mansfield Senior high school.

A native of Mansfield, Barbara moved to Virginia Beach in the late 1970’s where she worked at Honeywell Systems, Inc. There she was Customer Service Representative and retired in 1996.

In her spare time she enjoyed tending to her pets and gardening.

Barbara will be remembered for her love of family.

She is survived by her devoted husband of 51 years MCPO USN (ret) Lawrence Zarth of Mansfield; three sons Jeffery Zarth and Christopher Zarth both of Norfolk, Virginia and Kevin Zarth of Knotts Island, North Carolina; three grandchildren Jennifer, Jeffery, and Amanda, and one great grandchild, Joshua; two brothers Barry Lewis of Mansfield and Michael O’Neil of Worthington.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The Zarth family will receive friends and family on Tuesday, December 15, 2009 from 1-1:45pm in the Finefrock Chapel of the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home. Graveside services will immediately follow at Mansfield Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association at the funeral home.

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