The Daily Item
GLADWYNE — Barbara Ann (Hendershot) Marks, of Gladwyne, passed away on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013.
Barbara was a 1944 honors graduate of Northumberland High School and a 1947 graduate of Jefferson Hospital School of Nursing, where she served as an operating room nurse and supervisor.
She was the loving wife for 62 years of Dr. Gerald Marks; mother of Dr. Richard M. Marks and wife, Louisa, James M. Marks, and Dr. John H. Marks and wife, Meredith; grandmother of Charlotte, Camille, Caroline, Rebecca, Jacob, Julia, Sarah, Victoria, William and Elizabeth; sister-in-law of Walter Bastian; and remembered by Angela Marks.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Bastian.
Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service at 1 p.m. Thursday in Main Line Reform Temple, Beth Elohim, 410 Montgomery Ave., Wynnewood. Shiva will be observed at the home of John and Meredith Marks from Thursday through Saturday.
Contributions in Barbara’s memory may be made to the Marks Colorectal Surgical Foundation, Lankenau Medical Center, 100 Lancaster Ave., Suite 653, Wynnewood, PA 19096.
Arrangements are by Goldsteins’ Rosenberg’s Raphael-Sacks, 6410 N. Broad St., Philadelphia.