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Barbara J. Salerno

Barbara J. Salerno passed away peacefully on Monday, February 20, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. She was 65. Born in Bristol, daughter of the late John and Ruth Schillinger, she was a lifelong Bristol Borough resident . Barbara graduated from Bristol High School, Class of 1971. She started her employment at Patterson Parchment Paper Co., then worked as a court clerk for Joseph Basil and retired after 11 years as secretary at St. Mark Church.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Anthony Salerno, her 2 daughters; Kristin Salerno and Jacqui Salerno, grandchildren; Taylor, Dominick, Michael, Jace, Skylee and Arianna. Also survived by her sister, Jeanne Sarbocca, brother-in-law, Robert Salerno and sister-in-law, Ann Judge along with many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Carolann Willard. The family would like to thank Compassionate Care Hospice, especially Shannon, Shaina and Marie for their wonderful care.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service on Wednesday evening, February 22, 2017, 8:00pm at the Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Boro. Friends may call 6-8:00pm at the Funeral Home. Interment of cremated remains will be held 11:00am on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at St. Mark Cemetery, Bristol Township. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Lung Assoc.,, 2121 City Line Road, Ste 212, Bethlehem, Pa 18017-2100.