Barbara Ann Dargus

Barbara Ann Dargus, 73, of Broadalbin, NY, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, January 16, 2013, at her home.

Born in Cobleskill, NY on February 22, 1940m a daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Englert Zeller. She was a resident of Sharon Springs as a child and has resided in Fulton and Montgomery Counties most of her life.

Barbara worked for over 25 years for Hannaford Supermarket as a cake decorator. She worked first in Amsterdam and later Gloversville. Cake decorating was her passion and she over the years won many awards throughout her career. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, gardening, knitting and crocheting She loved her French bulldog, Mr. Big even though he drove her crazy and her cat, Clarance. Barbara was of the Lutheran faith.

She married Robert Dargus in 1981. He passed away on August 18, 2011. Survivors include her dear mother, Elizabeth Zeller of Florida; her three beloved sons, Thomas (Tammy) Bouck of Mayfield, NY, Allen (Jenny) Bouck of Amsterdam and Christopher (Lisa) Bouck of Amsterdam; two daughters, Audrey Karl of Amsterdam and Catherine Dingman of Fultonville, NY; two brothers, Richard “Dick” Zeller, Phil Zeller; and a sister, Pam (Richard) Vomsaal; fourteen grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas; and a brother, Gregory Zeller.

There are no calling hours or funeral services. Interment will be in the spring in Leesville, NY. Arrangements are under the direction of the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home, 171 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam, NY 12010. Please sign the family guestbook at