New Paltz, N.Y.
January 30, 2020
Barbara Babb, 81, of New Paltz, N.Y., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
A memorial gathering will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, at Woodland Pond, New Paltz, N.Y., in the Great Room (assisted living section). An additional service for family and long-distance friends will be scheduled at a later date.
Born on Sept. 11, 1938, in Roaring Spring, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Louis and Katherine (Bayer) Foster. She graduated from Williamsburg High School in 1956 and Penn State University in 1960 with a degree in journa...