Barbara A. Chism - Heffernan

  • Died: March 10, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


~ In The Loving Memory for Barbara Ann Chism Heffernan ~

Barbara Chism-Heffernan, 74, Philadelphia, PA, passed away on March 10, 2022, at the VNA Hospice Center in Philadelphia PA after battling with pancreatic cancer.

Barbara Chism Heffernan the first born to Edith Chism, was born on June 28, 1947 in Chester, PA. She union with her husband, Dennis Joseph Heffernan in 1975. They both together had four children, three girls and one son that they love very much.

Barbara Chism Heffernan worked at Logan Elementary school, until she retired as a teacher assistant. During that time, her focus was on taking care of her family.

Barbara was a loving and kind mother. She spent a lot of her time taking care of her kids, grandkids and her husband. She was funny and smart. She enjoyed Going to the casinos with her family and playing her lottery numbers. But most of all she enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and her great grandchildren. Along with her siblings, uncle Warren, Aunt Denise and Aunt Linda.

Barbara Chism-Heffernan Was a phenomenal woman who leaves her spirit to be cherished by her children Hylar, Andrea, Keysha and Dennis. Her grandchildren, Barry, Ray, Quincy, Keenan, Nebia, Storm, Jamya and Paige. Her Siblings Warren, Hyler and Linda. With the host of other relatives, family and friends. She will be deeply missed. Sincerely Submitted,

The Family ❤️

Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Friday, March 18, 2022 from 11:00 AM until her funeral service at 12:00 Noon at the John F. Givnish Funeral Home, 10975 Academy Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19154. Her interment will be held privately by the family.