Barbara L. Foley passed away on January 27, 2017 at the Christiana Hospital, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Wilmington, DE to the late George and Margaret Marchant. Barbara had worked at Mellon Bank for over 20 years. She then was a caregiver for Mrs. Walton. Barbara loved spending time with her family, going to lunch, and visits, with her husband Paul, to Disney World and Universal Studio. She also enjoyed walking at the Mall with her young nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her sister Carol Marchant, her in-laws, John and Mary Foley and her best friend and sister-in-law Maryanne Foley and her nephew, little Matt Burt. Barbara is survived by her husband of 37 years, P.J. Foley, her siblings, Joanne, Johnny and Lillian Foley (Stephen), and Theresa Carney (Walt), Margaret Burt (Matt) Charlotte McEntee (Pat), her uncle Tom Wood, her Aunt Alice Ferguson, her cousins, Paul Ferguson (Nancy), Tommy Ferguson (Linda) and nieces and nephew, Bill (Jess), Kasey, Lindsey (Steven), Jonathan, William, Abigail, Hunter, Raylan and Jayden and her lifelong friends, Jane, Gladys, Shirley and J.C. and her special companions, her dogs, Duchess, Peaches and Penny.

Friends may call on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 6:00-7:30 and on Wednesday, February 1st from 12:00-1:00p.m at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will be held on Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery. To send condolences visit: