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1940 Barbara 2020

Barbara Williams

June 22, 1940 — November 12, 2020


Barbara Lynn Williams 80, passed away on November 12, 2020 in Roswell, New Mexico.

She was born on June 22, 1940 in Bisbee, Arizona to Vernon and Edith Kambitsch of Pearce, Arizona. Barbara had one brother, Norman Elton Kambitsch and one sister, Vernette Chandler. She grew up on the family ranch until moving to Roswell, NM as a teenager. She lived many places but made Roswell her home.

Barbara worked in education for more than thirty years and retired from Roswell Independent School District where she made many friends.

She loved working in her yard, painting, and crafting. She was known for making something out of nothing, often being referred to as Martha Stewart.

Barbara always saw the good in people and would always take up for the underdog no matter what.

Barbara Lynn Williams is survived by her three children, Glenda Scacci, Dennis Costello and Candie Mundy, eight grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and nine great great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, siblings and one great grandchild.

A special thank you to LaGrone Funeral Chapel for all their support and Dr. Audrey Vega for her personal and emotional support during this difficult time.

As per Barbara’s request, a private family service was held to share memories and support.

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