Barbara Broderick Jarvis of the Town of Tonawanda, a science teacher in the Starpoint School District, died Sunday in DeGraff Memorial Hospital, North Tonawanda. She was 57.
Mrs. Jarvis taught science at Starpoint Middle School for the past 23 years. Before that, she was a science teacher at St. Gregory the Great Catholic School in Amherst.
A Canisius College and University at Buffalo graduate, she was a member of the Buffalo Geological Society and the National Science Teachers Association.
Mrs. Jarvis was also a supporter of the Buffalo Science Museum and the Buffalo Zoo.
Her husband, James, died in 1992.
A memorial service will be at 9 a.m. Saturday in St. Amelia Catholic Church, 2999 Eggert Road, Town of Tonawanda.