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Barbara Mae McNary, 91, of Belvidere, passed away on February 28, 2018. She was born on April 24, 1926 in Rockford, the daughter of Helen Long. She was a Rockford resident from 1926 to 1993, retired, then moved to Nixa, MO. She returned to Rockford in 2011. She married Charles H. McNary on June 24, 1950 in Rockford. He predeceased her on October 25, 2014. Barbara worked for Color Craft from 1954 to 1989 in the printing department. She was a member of the Holiday Rambler Recreational Vehicle Club.
She is survived by her brother, Conrad Long; nieces and nephews, Corinne (Steve) Erb, Sharon Mitchell, Frank, Daniel, Jim Long, Alan (Julie) Long, Nancy (Dan) Dunnavan and Randy Long; many great nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law, Grace Long of Rockford. Predeceased by husband, Charles; and brothers, Frank and Donald Long; and nephew, David Long, sisters-in-law, Helen and Betty Long.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at Olson North Main Chapel, 2811 N. Main St., Rockford. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. prior to the service. Burial in Rock Island National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date

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  1. Lacey M

    I will miss seeing you and all your wonderful stories about the doggies swimming in the lake ! May you be at peace.👼

  2. Jacquie lind

    She was a joy to have known and to take care of

  3. Colleen Merlo

    I am so sorry for your loss.

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