Barbara Ann (Eld) Donaldson, 82, of Hagerstown, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at her home.
Born October 14, 1936, in Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Walter and Hazel Dorthea (Stoughton) Eld.
Barbara was a 1955 graduate of Hagerstown High School and attended the University of Maryland.
Barbara owned and operated Starland Roller Rink, a business her parents opened in 1946, when she was 10 years old. She considered her customers as her family.
Barbara is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, William Edward Donaldson; her daughter, Lori Shillingburg and better half, Steve Bussard; her son, Bret Donaldson and wife Kimberly Kirkland; three grandchildren, James Tyler Shillingburg, Seyth Alan Kretzer, Stephan Phillips; a great-granddaughter, Keylee Grace Kretzer; and many friends.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00pm on Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Rest Haven Funeral Home, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with Pastor Richard Daughtridge officiating. Burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Monday from 5-8pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Barbara's name to offset funeral expenses to Rest Haven Funeral Home, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.