Barbara Joan Rothman passed away Friday, January 22, 2021 at Plattsburgh Rehab & Nursing, where she had been a resident for several years.
Barbara is predeceased by her husband, Arnold, her parents George and Dora Sorby and many siblings, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Barbara is survived by her sister, Trudy Tardiff. Also surviving are children; Lynn Matthews, David Mackey, and Maxine Rothman; as well as many nieces, nephews, and grand-children.
Barbara came to Wilmington in 1975 as the owner of North Pole Campsites, and was an active member in the Chamber of Commerce for many years. She also wrote a Wilmington column for many years for the local paper.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Wilmington Historical Society, The Wilmington Historical Society is a 501(c)3 organization and contributions may be tax-deductible. Please make payments in memory of Barbara Rothman to the Wilmington Historical Society, PO Box 174, Wilmington, NY 12997.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Services were entrusted to Zaumetzer Funeral Home, Au Sable Forks, New York.