OSWEGO, NY -Barbara J. Crego, 62, a resident of 150 E. First St., Oswego, passed away on Wednesday May 2, 2012, at Oswego Hospital.
Born in Oswego, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Marie (Stauring) Crego Sr.
She was a graduate of Oswego High School, class of 1969 and the Boces School of Nursing.
Barbara was employed with the Sunrise Nursing Home for many years.
She loved to read, knit and to crochet.
Her greatest joy was spending time with her family.
Surciving are her four sisters, Corinne Lewis, Frances (Bill) Hogan, Shirley (Bruce) Turner and Betty Whalen all of Oswego; three brothers, William Crego of Oswego, Frank (Glenda) Crego Jr. of Paxton, Ill., and Sam (Tina) Crego of Oswego; a sister-in-law, Beverly Crego of Olean; several nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was predeceased by a brother, Rev. Harold Crego; amd a sister, Connie Smith.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. from the Dowdle Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday from 4-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research 100 Metropolitan Park Drive, #400, Liverpool, NY 13088 or a charity of choice.