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Barbara A. Rose, 73, of Stafford County, formerly of Washington, Pa., died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Stafford Hospital, with her children by her side.
She had been a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Washington, Pa., and attended Mount Ararat Baptist Church in Stafford. She was the owner of Alberta's Tavern. Her greatest joys were caring for her grandchildren and spending time with her family. She loved animals.
Survivors include her children, Howard P. Clifton III of Claysville, Pa., and Stephanie Holtschneider and Charles J. Clifton, both of Stafford; and grandchildren Rachel and Justin Holtschneider.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ann and Charles Alberta.
A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, at Mount Ararat Baptist Church.
Online guest book is at covenantfuneralservice.com.