Barbara J. Schiavone

  • Born: January 26, 1935
  • Died: August 18, 2020
  • Location: Norwood, Pennsylvania

Cavanagh Family Funeral Home

301 Chester Pike
Norwood, PA 19074

Tel. (610) 532-3120

Tribute & Message From The Family


Barbara J. Schiavone, of Norwood, PA passed away peacefully on August 18, 2020 at the age of 85. She was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Samuel & Caroline Granato.

She is survived by her loving daughter Caroline (Hal) Kline and son Anthony F. (Christina) Schiavone III as well as daughter-in-law Cheryl (James) Karanzalis; grandchildren Michael (Laura) Jones, Jason Schiavone, Anthony Schiavone IV, Christopher Kline, Barbara (Joseph) Steinbacher, Jeffrey Schreiber, Matthew Schreiber and Joshua Schiavone; great-grandchildren Olivia Rae Jones, Michael Francis Jones III, Logan Francis Steinbacher, Jacob Parker Steinbacher and Sofia Schiavone; and brother Peter Scotese as well as many nieces and nephews. Barbara was predeceased by beloved husband Anthony F. Schiavone II as well as brother John Scotese and sisters Margaret Ennis and Louise Reglar.

Barbara enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, vacationing in Wildwood, New Jersey as well as devoting most of her free time to volunteering at her church, St. Gabriel's Parish, and local community groups. She was an LPN and worked at University of Penn and Crozer-Chester Hospital Cardiac units. Barbara renewed her license with Bayada Nurses later in life to further care for her family and community.

Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Cavanagh Family Funeral Home, 301 Chester Pike, Norwood, PA 19074. Prayers will begin at 12:00 PM, interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name can be made to the Alzheimer's Association.

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