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Barbara Harder

April 9, 1950 — August 21, 2020

Barbara Harder (McPhillips) passed away with her family by her side on August 21, 2020, at the age of 70 years.

She will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 44 years, Rich; daughter, Danna (Ken) Gross; son, Brian (Alexis) Harder; grandchildren Caitlin, Connor, and Delaney; sister, Peggy (Tom) Sosnowski; and brother, Kenneth (Angie) McPhillips.

Barbara enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.  She was always ready with a thoughtful word or your favorite treat.  She was a legend across two college campuses for her extraordinary care packages.  She will be greatly missed by the many people she cared for throughout her life.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that gifts be directed to the American Heart Association.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Harder, please visit our flower store.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Sax-Tiedemann Funeral Home & Crematorium

9568 Belmont Ave, Franklin Park, IL 60131

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