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Clare Barbini

July 1, 1931 - January 9, 2019

Clare Allwein Barbini, of Norfolk, entered Eternal Life on Wednesday January 9, 2019 at the age of 87 years. She was born on July 1, 1931 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania to Paul A. Allwein and Annie L. Shay. Clare was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a devout Catholic, and participated fully at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church where she was a member of the Sunshine Club, Women’s Club, Bible Study, and delivered Meals on Wheels.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Harold David Barbini; parents, and ten siblings.

Left to cherish her memory are her daughter Mary Ann Barbini; daughter Jeanne Capistran and her husband Walter; son David Barbini and his wife Darlene; daughter Kay Barbini; son Jack Barbini; daughter Barbara Babashanian and her husband Gary; daughter Theresa Barbini Robinson; and son Tony Barbini; sixteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; further survived by other relatives and friends.

Visitation for Clare will be held on Monday, January 14, 2019 at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church (3314 Sandra Ln, Virginia Beach, VA) from 10:00 AM until time of the Memorial Mass at 12:00 PM. Inurnment on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery (5310 Milners Rd, Suffolk, VA) at 1:00 PM (please meet us at the cemetery). The Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel is assisting with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed by clicking the post a condolence button below.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts are appreciated to benefit the American Cancer Society or St. Matthew’s School. To make a donation to either fund, please click the highlighted text in this paragraph.

Special thanks to the staffs of 2 West at Sentara, Beth Sholom, Freda H. Gordon Hospice and Palliative Care of Tidewater, and Rhonda Fleming for all the care and concern shown to our mom.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, January 14, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location:

St. Matthew's Catholic Church

3314 Sandra Ln.
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464


Service Information

Date: Monday, January 14, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location:

St. Matthew's Catholic Church

3314 Sandra Ln.
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23464


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery

5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434


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