Barbara Jean Levy

Barbara Jean Henderson Levy, 63, of Naperville, Ill., died Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at home after an extremely courageous battle with ovarian cancer.

She was born in Dayton on Aug. 1, 1950.

Barbara is survived by her adoring husband, David; her loving mother, Dorothy Henderson of Dayton; sister, Judy Bauer (Doug) of Thomasville, Ga.; brother, Doug (Stephanie) of Oakwood; her stepgranddaughter, Kierstin Landes of Lima; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her loving father, Andrew Henderson.

Barbara retired from Riverside Local Schools where she was a teacher. After she moved to Illinois, she pursued a very successful second career with The Hub Group, Oak Brook, Ill. Her passion for her work and extraordinary work ethic earned her the position of cargo claims manager.

 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ovarian Cancer National Alliance, CNS Hospice or Trinity Episcopal Church, 130 N. West St., Wheaton, IL 60187.

A memorial service is being planned at Trinity Episcopal Church Wheaton, Ill., through DuPage Cremations, Ltd. and Memorial Chapel (630) 293-5200.