Barbara Parkes (Prutzman)
Barbara Joan Parkes passed away peacefully on Saturday July 28, 2018. She was 83. Barbara was born in Philadelphia to Hilda (Griffen) and Harry Prutzman. She is survived by her loving children, William Ratzke (Wilma) and Scott Ratzke (Lisa); grandchildren, John Devine (Brenda), Danielle Devine, Kimberly McCusker, Kevin Devine, Stephanie Filler, Nicole Harron (Chuck), William Ratzke, Scott and Lindsay Ratzke; great-grandchildren, Kaylin, Rhys, and Rory McCusker, Christian Devine, Bobby, Alyssa and Savannah Filler, Jackson and Chloe Harron; her sister, Janet Amlaner (Joseph) and several nieces and nephews. Barbara was preceded in death by her daughter, Linda Devine and step father, Joe Long.
Barbara's family will receive relatives and friends on Thurs. Aug. 2, 2018 from 10 to 11:30 at James J. McGhee Funeral Home, 690 Belmont Ave., Southampton, PA. Services will begin at 11:30. Interment will be at Pine Grove Memorial Park in Warminster. In lieu of flowers, Barbara's family has requested donations in her name be made to Children's Hospital of Phila. Foundation, P.O. Box 781352, Phila., PA 19178-1352 or Woman's Humane Society, 3839 Richlieu Rd., Bensalem, PA 19020. Condolences may be sent to Barbara's family by visiting www.McGheeFuneralHome.com.