Barbara McIntire

Barbara McIntire

Cumberland Times-News

OAKLAND - Barbara Stephenson McIntire, 79, of Oakland, passed away peacefully on Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, at her home after an illness.

Born June 2, 1929, in Lima, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Lauer Whitmer Stephenson and Elizabeth Leighton Randol.

Barbara attended the University of Maryland where she studied home economics and was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. In 1949 she married Charles Henry McIntire in Oakland, and resided in the McComas House on Second Street until 1952 when they moved to Montgomery County. She and Charles have remained active members of the Garrett County community.

She was vice president of the Chevy Chase Women's Club, an active alumni and advisor to her sorority and served as vice president of the "Save the Bay" Clean-Up Committee in Baltimore. Barbara loved to cook, sew and was an avid reader. She won numerous cooking and craft awards including Best of Show at the Garrett County Fair. She was a dedicated worker at the voting polls in Montgomery and Baltimore Counties. In addition, she co-founded with Charles, the Pizza Haus at Deep Creek Lake and Grand Central Station in Oakland.

Surviving are her husband, Charles H. McIntire of Oakland; one son, Charles H. McIntire Jr. of Ijamsville; two daughters, Martha McIntire Park of San Francisco, Ann McComas McIntire of San Rafael, Calif.; one brother, Edward V. Stephenson of Rock Ledge, Fla.; four grandchildren, Alexandra Ann Dunbar, Charles H. McIntire III, Charles McIntire Clifford and Grace Randol Clifford.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to the Ruth Enlow Library, Oakland, MD in honor of Barbara.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, at the Saint Matthew's Episcopal Church at 126 E. Liberty St., Oakland, with the Rev. John A. Grant officiating. Friends and family are invited to attend.

David A. Burdock Funeral Home, P.A., 21 N. Second St., Oakland, is in charge of arrangements.

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