Barbara Ventullo , recently of Woburn and lifelong Stoneham resident died August 15 in Woburn, MA at age 80.
She was born in Winchester on June 18, 1942 and was the daughter of the late William and Lillian (Pine) Donahue.
She was a graduate of Saint Patrick School of Stoneham and proud member of the Saint Patrick Drill Team. She later graduated from Stoneham High School, Class of 1960 and was a Stoneham High School Majorette. She served as a "Foster Parent" for more the thirty years and served ninety six young people during that time.
She was the loving mother of Denise Forde and her husband Larry of NH, Brian Ventullo of Billerica, Laurie Johnson and husband Erick of Woburn, Machea Ventullo of Woburn and James Ventullo . She was the sister of William Donahue and wife Carol of Danvers and Mary Sheppard of Stoneham. She is also survived by her beloved grandchildren, Chelsey and Ryan Forde, Kylie Ventullo and Evan and Caroline Johnson.
All services will be private