- June 11, 1945 - February 25, 2013
- Columbia, South Carolina
of Barbara's Passing
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My deepest sympathy to you and yours.
1 of 17 | Posted by: Pam Cowart - Columbia, SC
“I was so sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathy. Mary
2 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Owings - Greenville, SC
“Dear David, I am sorry to hear about your loss. My condolences to you and your family. Christine
3 of 17 | Posted by: Christine Zuidwijk
“Mr MCQuillan Im sorry to hear about your Loss Mrs Barbara was My Customer and my friend i last seen her in January and she was cheerful and pleasant...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Freda Gibson@ Modern Ext Co - SC
Pat and I were shocked and saddened to learn of Barbara's sudden passing away. Barbara was a vibrant and kind personality and she will be...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Tom & Pat Vose - Manning, SC
We are so sorry about Barbara. We are all thinking of you and will keep you and Barbara in our prayers.
Love to you,
Lee and Maggie and...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Lee T McQuillan - Middletown , CT
I was shocked to hear of your loss. You will be in out prayers.
7 of 17 | Posted by: Danley Reed - Friend
“Prayers to you and yours, David. So sorry for your loss.
8 of 17 | Posted by: Beverly Pott
“David, I am so sorry to have this happen.
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
9 of 17 | Posted by: judy e hall - columbia, SC
Gary and I are so sorry for your loss. Barbara will surely be missed by her family and many friends.
We will be keeping you in our thoughts...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Bradley
“It is so sad to see Barbara's passing at such a young age, just weeks after she retired, when she was going to enjoy life even more than before. She...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Patrick Mangou - Friend
“David, we are so sorry that Barbara left so suddently and so early. She was a wonderful person--so pleasant and professional. I know she will live...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: April Lucas - Columbia, SC
I can't adequately express how terribly saddened I am by the loss of our dear, dear Barbara. She was a jewel and a bright light. She was...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Cherryl E. Garner - Hopkins, SC
“I was so very sorry to learn of Barbara's passing. She was a lovely person - always had a smile and a cheery word. I am glad that I had the...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Kerry Collier - Columbia, SC
I was so sorry to hear of Barbara's death. She was a wonderful person in so many ways. I am so glad I had the opportunity to work with her...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Libby Connor - Columbia, SC
“David, We were shocked and saddened to hear of Barbara's passing. I know that you both had a strong and loving relationship and she will be sorely...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Cherrie and Carroll Brown - Elgin, SC
“The staff of Dunbar Funeral Home extends sincere condolences to the family of Mrs. Barbara McQuillan.
17 of 17 | Posted by: Dave Turner - Columbia, SC
COLUMBIA Barbara Glatz McQuillan, 67, passed on Mon., Feb. 25, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sat., March 2, at First Church of Christ, Scientist, 1114 Pickens St., next to USC School of Art. The family will receive friends after the service at 32 Gibbes Court, one block from USC Capstone House. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.
Barbara, wife of David C. McQuillan, was born in Buffalo, N.Y. The daughter of the late Edward David and Lauretta May Glatz, Barbara graduated from Williamsville (N.Y.) High School in 1962. She earned a degree in music from the State University of New York, Buffalo, in 1967. She began her professional career with The Christian Science Monitor in Boston, Mass., working there for 13 years. In 1979, she moved to Columbia, S.C. to marry David, and began working for the McNair Law Firm as a paralegal where she retired in December after 33 years .
Barbara was active in many professional, church, and community organizations. In addition to her paralegal activities, she was chair of the executive board, First Reader and organist of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Columbia.
She was president of the Elmwood Park Neighborhood Association and was business manager of the Sterling Chamber Players.
In addition to having traveled extensively to numerous countries covering six continents, Barbara and David just completed their 31st cruise with Royal Caribbean International over Valentine's Day.
Surviving are her husband, David; sister-in-law Anne K. Dopf (Bryan) of Westwood, N.J.; sister-in-law, Patricia L. McQuillan (James Bradley) and brother-in-law, James P. McQuillan of Raleigh, N.C.
Memorials may be made to First Church of Christ, Scientist, 1114 Pickens St., Columbia, S.C. 29201, Carolina Haven Foundation, Inc., 338 S. Sharon Amity Road, PMB 217, Charlotte, N.C., 28211, The Principle Foundation, 2405 Grand Blvd., #1040, Kansas City, Mo. 64108 or Sterling Chamber Players, 401 Hemphill St., Columbia, S.C. 29205.