Barbara A. Lechiara Seeker, 72, of Warren, PA and formerly of Bradford, Pa. died Friday morning, July 4, 2014 at the Warren Manor Nursing Home. She was born June 4, 1942 in Bradford, Pa. to the late An-thony and Catherine Ross Lechiara. She was a 1961 graduate of St. Bernard High School. She earned her Licensed Practical Nursing degree in 1962 from the Bradford School of Nursing. She was em-ployed as a nurse with the Bradford Nursing Pavillion for 10 years retiring in 1989. She had been a long-time Bradford resident moving to Warren, Pa. in 1992 to be closer to her son and grandchildren.
She was a member of Holy Redeemer R.C. Church and a former member of St. Bernard R.C. Church, Bradford, Pa.
She had served on the Board of Directors for the Bradford Y.W.C.A., March-ing Boosters Club, was ac-tive with Girl Scouts, Cub and Boy Scout programs, Bradford Community Outreach program, TOPS, the NRA where she held a teaching certificate.
Served on the Conewan-go Towers Residence Board. She enjoyed craft-ing and was known for her bake goods sold at the Towers.
Barbara is survived by her 3 children Carl L. Seeker, Jr. and wife, Tina of Warren, Pa., Anthony Seeker of Pittsburgh, Pa., Kevin Seeker of Erie, Pa., 1 Brother Bernard Lechiara of Smethport, Pa., 2 Grandsons Cale Seeker and girlfriend, Destiny Campbell both of Warren, Pa., Cory Seeker of Boston, Mass., 3 Great Grandchil-dren Zoey Campbell, Lunara and Scarlett Seeker, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Carl L. Seeker, Sr. whom she married in 1962 who died in 1971, 5 Siblings Gloria McEmery, Thomas, Sam, Benito, Margaret Lechiara.
Friends may call Mon-day, July 7, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church, 11 Russell Street, Warren, Pa. at 11:00 A.M. a Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted by Fr. James Gutting, Pas-tor, officiating. Interment will be in Willowdale Cemetery, Bradford, Pa. Those wishing to place memorials may do so Holy Redeemer Church Building Fund, 11 Russell St., War-ren, Pa. 16365 or St. Ber-nard R.C. Church, 98 E. Corydon Street, P.O. Box 2394, Bradford, Pa. 16701. E-mail condolences may be made by visiting The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. has been en-trusted with funeral ar-rangements.