Barbara A. Johnson, 63, of Youngsville, Pa., and formerly of Queens and Long Island, New York, passed away peacefully on October 29, 2013 after an extended illness.

Barbara worked as a customer service representative for Delta Air Lines at La Guardia Airport for 30 years before retiring. She then worked as a dental assistant for several years.

She is survived by her husband, Kris Johnson, whom she married in 1987; an aunt, Mrs. Louise McKeon of Long Island, New York; three cousins, Mrs. Janet McHugh, Mrs. Debbie Affatigato and Mrs. Vivian Russo and various other family members throughout the New York area.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents Mr. Joseph and Mrs. Lena Buonpastore.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 9th, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. at the Saron Lutheran Church, West Main St. in Youngsville, with the Rev. Mark Fischer, pastor, officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Saron Lutheran Church or the Da Vita Dialysis Center, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, Pa. 16371.

The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at