Barbara M. Gorfida, 72, of Fredericksburg, VA passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at Mary Washington Hospital.

Barbara was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church. She was retired from the University of Mary Washington.

Survivors include her brothers, Sam and Joseph Gorfida; her sister, Lucy Gorfida; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg, with a rosary to begin at 6 p.m.

A funeral mass will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 at St. Jude Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Online guest book at covenantfuneralservice. com.