SALISBURY, Md. - Barbara Joan Schnittke, 74, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, February 22nd 2013, surrounded by her family and loved ones. Born August 12th, 1938 in Baltimore City, MD, She is the daughter of the late Joseph and Frances Kucinski. She is survived by her brother David J. Kucinski and sister-in-law Rose Marie Kucinski of Newark, MD, her daughter Dawn M. Federighi of Baltimore MD, three grandchildren Joseph, Vincent, and Katarina Federighi, and two great-granddaughters, Lilly and Audrey Federighi, and also two nephews and one niece, Joseph, Chris and Laurie Kucinski of Delmarva.
Barbara attended St. Elizabeth's elementary school and graduated from St. Michael's School of Business in 1955. She was employed by Fort Holabird for over a decade and retired early to start her own family. She later settled in Eden, MD to be closer to her remaining family. She lived a rich and full life and will be fondly remembered by all.
A Requiem Mass will be held Friday, March 1, 2013 at St. Francis De Sales on Riverside Drive in Salisbury, MD at 1:00 PM. In addition, a burial service will be held the following day at Oaklawn Cemetery in Baltimore City at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, she would appreciate all donations be made to the World Wildlife Fund or the ASPCA.