• McDOUGALL BARBARA (HICKS) Pass...

McDOUGALL
BARBARA (HICKS)
Passed away peacefully
surrounded by family on
February 18, 2019. Born in Oak
Park, Illinois, Barbara grew up
in Pittsburgh and spent most
of her adult years in Mt.
Lebanon, Pennsylvania. She
was predeceased by her
husband, Robert J. McDougall
and sister, Elizabeth Draeger.
Robert was the love of
Barbara's life; she passed
away on what would have
been his 90th birthday.
Barbara was the loving mother
of Scott McDougall and Susan
McDougall Dackow, and loving
mother-in-law to Bess Adams
and Kirk Dackow. She was the
beloved grandmother of four
grandchildren who brought
her immense joy and pride;
Christopher and Kevin
Dackow, and Anna and Nora
McDougall. Barbara was a
kind, honest and thoughtful
person. She had a warm heart,
terri?c sense of humor, and a
positive outlook on life. She
always had an art project in
the works and constantly
encouraged her children's
creative outlets.   Barbara
worked as a homemaker,
artist, and freelance writer.
She studied art at Carnegie-
Mellon University and the
University of Pittsburgh. She
loved bright colors, jazz, good
books and art, and the beach.
She was a highly visual person
who viewed the world around
her through a lens of beauty
and design. Barbara will be
deeply missed. The family
would like to extend their
heartfelt thanks to the staff at
Presbyterian Senior Care and
Bridges Hospice. Friends will
be welcomed at LAUGHLIN
CREMATION & FUNERAL
TRIBUTES,   222 Washington
Road, Mount Lebanon,
Pennsylvania on Saturday
from 10 a.m., until the time of
services at 11 a.m. Interment
will be private.   If desired,
memorials may be made to
the Mount Lebanon Public
Library, Castle Shannon Blvd.,
Pittsburgh, PA 15228.
laughlinfuneralhome.com
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PostedFebruary 21, 2019