Barbara Ann Campbell, passed away peacefully on January 12, 2024, at the age of 56. She was born on November 11, 1967, to the late Charles H. and Mary Agnes Needham.
Barbara had an adventurous spirit and a passion for life. She lived her life to the fullest and cherished every moment spent with her family and friends. She had a special bond with her late grandmother, Loretta Weimer, who played a significant role in shaping Barbara's values and outlook on life.
One of Barbara's greatest joys was attending Pittsburgh Steelers games. She was an avid fan with an unwavering loyalty to her team. Whether it was cheering at the stadium or watching the games from the comfort of her home surrounded by loved ones, Barbara's enthusiasm for football was contagious.
Above all else, Barbara treasured her time spent with family. Nothing brought her more happiness than gathering together for holidays, birthdays, or simply enjoying each other's company. Her warm heart and nurturing nature made everyone feel loved and welcomed in her presence.
Barbara leaves behind a legacy of love that will forever be engraved in the hearts of those who knew her. She is survived by her four daughters: Ashley (David) Smith, Gail Boltzer, Amy (Fiance Richard) Braden, and Kimberly (Wally) Lubash; each one carrying a piece of their mother's kind spirit and zest for life.
In addition to her daughters, Barbara leaves behind eight precious grandchildren: Addison, Baby Smith, Raya, Zoey, Connor, Alex, Alivia – all of whom were truly the light of her life. Her brother, Brian "Blacky" (Jamie) Needham. They shared a deep connection and lifelong friendship that brought them comfort through both ordinary days and challenging times.
Also survived by countless nieces and nephews, aunt and cousins and boyfriend Fred Greene.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Donald “Duck” Needham.
As we celebrate the life of Barbara Ann Campbell, we invite family and friends to join us at the Snyder-Green Funeral Home 402 E. Church St. Ligonier,. The viewing will take place on January 16, 2024, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. A funeral service will follow at the same location at 1:00 pm. Burial will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Laughlintown.
The family of Barbara Campbell would like to thank Hospice of Excela for all there help through these trying times.