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.