Cover photo for Barbara Louise Behney's Obituary
Barbara Louise Behney Profile Photo
1935 Barbara 2023

Barbara Louise Behney

August 10, 1935 — March 8, 2023

Barbara Louise Behney, 87, of New Cumberland, passed away March 8, 2023. She was the daughter of the late Warren and Lydia (Risser) Snavely.


Since high school, she was an excellent athlete, playing field hockey and basketball. Later in life, she excelled in golf and skiing. Barb enjoyed traveling to Europe, Australia, and the Caribbean among other places.


She was a strong and independent woman with a great sense of humor. She ran a small business for years and had many friends and hobbies. Plants and flowers were her passion. She delighted in taking care of the grounds at “Cozy Court” and up until recently, you could see her riding her lawn tractor often.


She was preceded in death by her son, Steven J. Behney. Surviving are a daughter, Kelly L. Jacobs and a son Keith R. Behney (Sherri), eight grandchildren and many great grandchildren.


A viewing will be held Monday from 5 – 7 PM at Parthemore Funeral Home and Cremation Services, New Cumberland. Graveside services will be held at 11 AM Tuesday in Gravel Hill Cemetery, Palmyra.


www.parthemore.com.



Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Monday, March 13, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Parthemore Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

1303 Bridge Street, New Cumberland, PA 17070

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Burial

Gravel Hill Cemetery

54 Gravel Hill Rd, PA 19006

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 36

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree