Barbara Cross Wilcox of Honeoye Falls, NY died Saturday, March 31, 2018 at age 87. Barbara was born December 30, 1930 in Newark, NJ the daughter of the late Francis and Zella Cross Bowser. She was predeceased by husband of 53 years, Richard in 2007 and son Steven Wilcox. She is survived by her children, Nancy (Jeffrey Williams) Wilcox, Robert (Karylsue Otis) Wilcox, Carolyn (Steven) Wilcox-Gibbs and Susan (Scott) Coleman; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Barbara received her Bachelor's Degree at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, OH, and her Masters in Library Science from SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, NY. Barbara worked as Director of the Lima Public Library for 35 years retiring in 2005.
Friends may call Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 4-7 pm at the Merton H. Kays Funeral Home, Inc. 59 Monroe St., Honeoye Falls. Private burial Union Cemetery, Scottsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Lifetime Care Hospice, 3111 S. Winton Rd., Rochester, NY 14623. To light a candle or leave a remembrance of Barbara, please visit www.mertonkaysfuneralhome.com