Cumberland Times-News

July 30, 2013

REBECCA A. BARGER [Cumberland]


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — Rebecca Ann Barger, 71, of Cumberland, passed away on Monday, July 29, 2013 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born on  July 15, 1942 in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late William and Ruth (Wagoner) Morris. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Darrell “Red” Barger; grandson, Darrell “Andy” Barger; brother, Joseph Morris.

Rebecca was a seamstress all her life. She worked for several companies, which included Cumberland Blouse Factory, the Celanese Corporation, and Biederlack Corporation. She was Catholic by faith.  

Surviving are her daughter, Julie Colangelo and husband Frank; two sons, Mark Barger and Denny Barger and wife Cathy; her grandchildren, Angel and Brandi Barger, Frankie and Becky Colangelo, Damien and McKenna Barger; great-grandchildren, Kirstin, Kaylin, Xavier, Devin, Kyra, Zadin, Christian, Landon; special friend, Andrew Ridgeley.

Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home P.A. 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, (www.scarpellifh.com) on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Thursday at 8 p.m. with Deacon Dave Conley officiating.  

Following the funeral, at her request, she will be cremated.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Scarpelli Funeral Home P.A. 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland.