Barbara Ann Henthorn

Barbara Ann Henthorn, 84, Hughesville, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, at Valley View Nursing Center, Montoursville.

Born Dec. 20, 1934, in Lewisburg, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Isabelle Johnson. She and her husband, Karl H. Henthorn, celebrated 62 years of marriage on June 16, 2018.

Barbara was a graduate of Lewisburg High School, Class of 1952, and received her bachelor’s degree from E.S.U. in 1956. She began her teaching career at Verona High School in 1957, and retired in 1988 from East Hanover Middle after having taught there for 12 years. Barbara was a member of Whippany First Presbyterian Church and enjoyed knitting, crafts, breeding and showing her golden retrievers and volunteering. She loved her students and was a mentor to many. She also loved being a grandmother to her grandchildren and spent a lot of time with them when they were growing up. Barbara was a friend to many and she will be greatly missed.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are a daughter, Kristie Zweig, of Apex, N.C.; a son, Andrew Henthorn, of Branchburg, N.J.; a brother, Jim Johnson, of Clarksville, Ga.; and three grandchildren, Kyle, of North Carolina, and Mitchel and Sarah, of New Jersey.

The family will hold a memorial service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, at Valley View Nursing Center, 2140 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, with Rev. Wayne F. Brauning officiating.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.