Barbara J. Reich, a homemaker, died in her Niagara Falls home Wednesday after a short illness. She was 71.
Mrs. Reich was born Barbara Pasciak in North Tonawanda and attended local schools.
A lifelong homemaker, Mrs. Reich enjoyed caring for Bart, her pet cat.
Survivors include her husband of 49 years, Richard E.; three sons, Galen J., Christopher and Colin; a daughter, Sally; and a sister, Helen Tucholka.