Barbara Kay Meade Sternad, 76, died peacefully Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at her home in Iowa City.
Funeral Mass was celebrated April 14 at St. Peter’s in Cosgrove, with the Rev. Edmond Dunn officiating. Burial was in St. Joseph Cemetery in Iowa City. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Meals on Wheels or Iowa City Hospice.
Barbara was born Sept. 18, 1935, in Iowa City to Cletus James and Esther (Stanton) Meade. She graduated from Cosgrove High School in 1953. Barb married Donald William Sternad on Dec. 13, 1954, in Fairfax. Donald died in 1983.
Barb was employed for over 35 years at Procter and Gamble Company in Iowa City, retiring in 1990.
Local survivors include sisters Donna Mae and Dorothy Jane Meade, both of North Liberty.
Online condolences may be directed to www.lensingfuneral.com .