Barbara Anne Ferrucci, 90

Barbara Anne Cowher Ferrucci, 90, passed away peacefully at 2:12 pm, March 26, 2023 in her home in West Pittsburg, surrounded by her loving family.

The daughter of the late Daniel and Clara Boos Cowher, she grew up in West Pittsburg with two brothers and four sisters.

She graduated from New Castle High School in 1951 and married the love of her life, William Sylvester Ferrucci of Ellport, in October of that year.

Barbara loved nothing more than getting the family together for holidays, and you could count on something yummy to eat any time you stopped by. Her faith and family were the cornerstone of her life.

She is survived by sons; William Jr. (Cindy) of Greensboro, NC, Gregory (Carol) of Edinburg, and Sylvester (Patty) of West Pittsburg; daughters, Kathleen Deloplaine of Anderson, SC and Lori (Terry) Cumberledge of West Pittsburg; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Eileen (Ed) Onofray of Coldwater, MI, Sally (Tom) Carangi of West Pittsburg, and Virginia (Robert) McLaughlin of Wexford, and one brother, Hal Cowher of New Castle.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William, son Russell, son-in-law Jack Deloplaine, her in-laws Sylvester and Hazel Ferrucci; brother Daniel M. “Sonny” Cowher, and sister Clara “BeBe” Coyne.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday March 29 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Marshall Funeral Home, 341 Main St. Wampum. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at 10:00 AM at St. Vitus Church with Rev. Father Joseph McCaffrey officiating. Interment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in New Castle.

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2 thoughts on “Barbara Anne Ferrucci, 90

  1. Our deepest sympathy to Barbara’s family and friends on the loss of a wonderful, caring and loving lady. May the memories made throughout her lifetime help each of you through this difficult time. RIP Barbara

  2. Our condolences on your loss. We did not know Barbra, but judging from her son Bill, she must have been a wonderful person. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family at this difficult time. May God grant you peace and may He greet Barbra with open arms.

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