Barbara Mary Crivaro

May 12, 1947 - November 22, 2022

05/12/1947 - 11/22/2022

Past Services

Friday May 12, 2023
1:00 pm
Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery
5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-255-7217 | Directions

Barbara Mary Crivaro, passed away on November 22, 2022 peacefully in her home. She was a wonderful wife, mother, sister, and grandmother and was always there when you needed her. She had dedicated her life in support of our country, working for the US Navy as a civilian contractor, receiving numerous awards and achievements. She loved animals with a passion especially dogs, treating each one like family. She loved to watch movies. She particularly loved action films with Chuck Norris and Jason Statham or any other good looking bad boy type leading actor.


Barbara was born to John Michael Novak and Viola Mary Novak on May 12, 1947 in North Adams, MA. She always dreamed of returning there to visit again someday. Other than her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, John Michael Novak Jr, her son in law, Hank LaRobert Shaver and her best friend, Nancy Parsons. She was loved by many other friends and family and truly will be missed.


Left to share and cherish her loving memory is her husband of over 50 years, Raymond Anthony Crivaro; daughter, Monica Lynn Crivaro; son, Christopher Anthony Crivaro; grandchildren, Shayne Anthony Crivaro, Autumn Lynn Shaver, Ryan Moore and Joshua Moore; sisters, Jeanne Sanders and Christine Hledik; nieces, nephews and extended family members and friends.

Her inurnment will take place at Albert G Horton, Jr Memorial Veterans Cemetery on Friday, May 12, 2023 at 1:00pm. All are welcome to join her family as a celebration of her life.

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Linda and Chopper Mcconnell
3 months ago

We send our sincere condolences to the CRIVARO family. Barbara and Raymond were friends for most of our adult lives Barbara will be sorely missed by all the knew her. She was a wonderful person.

Clyde Miole
6 months ago

Our heartfelt condolences to the Crivaro family. We’ve known each other for many years. Your family is special to us.

Raquel Sangalang
6 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with The Crivaro family always! Barbara Crivaro was always the kindest and most thoughtful person.

Colleen Jacobs
7 months ago

Sadden to hear of your loss keeping all in prayer ❤️ just remember she is always with you & one day you’ll see her again 🌹