Barbara Lois Conroy Strandburg, 95, formerly of Pound Ridge, died peacefully at her home in Macon, Ga., on Saturday, Nov. 18.
Mrs. Strandburg was born on July 1, 1922, in Warren, Pa., to Harry and Mary Stillwell Conroy.
After graduating from Warren High School, she earned her Registered Nursing certificate from the W.C.A. Hospital of Nursing in Jamestown, N.Y., before marrying her beloved husband, Lewis Arnold Strandburg, on Aug. 4, 1945.
The couple lived in Staten Island, Mineola and Pound Ridge before relocating to Jacksonville, Fla. in 1981.
Mrs. Strandburg devoted 25 years of her life to volunteer service at Baptist Hospital in Jacksonville.
She was preceded in death by her husband and her brother, Buddy Conroy.
Her memory will forever be treasured by her children, Roger W. Strandburg (Sara) of Peachtree City, Ga., Gary L. Strandburg (Carol) of Perry, Ga., Cynthia S. Harkness (Dave) of Wilton, Conn., Barbara Dolson (Tim) of Palm Harbor, Fla., and Virginia Goodrich (Jim) of Jacksonville, Fla.; her brother, Junie Conroy; and her sister, Cissy Tunstall; 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
McCullough Funeral Home and Crematory is handling Mrs. Strandburg’s arrangements. Friends may go to www.mcculloughfh.com to sign an online registry for the family.
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