Barbara J. Carroll, 80, of Arkville, died Wednesday, March 26, 2008 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Brooklyn, the daughter of Howard and Grace (Herlihy) Arnold.
Barbara was a bookkeeper and worked for and retired from Gertz Department Store in Jamaica, Queens.
She had made many friends in the area since moving here from Queens in 1989. Barbara truly loved the area and her friends and family.
She was a member of the Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville, where she served as Eucharistic Minister and also a member of the Senior Citizens Club, Margaretville.
Surviving are a son, Robert Carroll, Arkville; granddaughter and her husband, Diane and Keith Chayne, Syracuse; grandson, Brian Carroll, Boston, MA; brother, Paul Arnold; sister, Lucille Karmiol and brother-in-law, Harold Karmiol and nephew, Alan Karmiol.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 29 at the Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville with the Very Rev. Robert H. Purcell, celebrant.
Burial is in St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale.
Donations in memory of Barbara J. Carroll may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements were by Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.