Mrs. Barbara (Cabouch) DeTraglia, of South Trenton, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday February 26, 2020 at home with the love and support of her family.
She was born in 1932, in Utica, a daughter of the late Anthony and Amelia Lombard Cabouch. Barbara was a graduate of T.R. Proctor High School, and Rider University in Trenton, NJ. On March 21, 1953, she was joined in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Joseph A. DeTraglia in St. Anthony’s Church, a blessed union of 63 years, until his passing on August 31, 2016. Barbara retired from the Holland Patent School District after 35 years of service. As an active resident of South Trenton, she served 40 years as an election official, and 15 years on the Town of Trenton recreation committee. She was Past President of Barneveld Elementary PTA and served many years as a Scout leader for Girls and Boy Scouts. She was also involved in many activities at the South Trenton Community Hall.
Barbara was extremely proud of her 5 children and their families. She leaves three daughters and sons-in-law, Donna and Edward (Ted) Colebeck of Georgia, Sandra and Charles Parsons of Barneveld, and Joann DeTraglia of Barneveld; two sons and daughters-in-law Frank and wife Katey DeTraglia of MA, and Joseph DeTraglia Esq. and wife Dr. Alicia DeTraglia of Clinton; her beloved grandchildren, Robert and Mark Colebeck, Charles, Joseph and Barbara Parsons, Sophia Mostafa, Liliana, Frank and Mark DeTraglia and Joseph and Lydia DeTraglia; one sister and brother-in-law, Gloria and Al Barbato of Utica; in-laws, Marie and Robert Angelhow of New Hartford; nephews and nieces Al (Denise), Paul (Chris), Mark (Andrea) and Anthony Barbato, and Rob (Colleen) and Roseanne Angelhow.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10:30 am in St. Anthony/St. Agnes Church. Private interment will be in St. Agnes Cemetery. Visiting hours will be held on Sunday from 3-4:30 pm at The Scala & Roefaro Funeral Home Inc. 1122 Culver Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Barbara may be made to the South Trenton Community Association, envelopes will be available or send to Sue Stockman 7010 Trenton Rd. Barneveld, NY 13304.
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