With sadness, we announce the passing of Barbara on Monday March 18th in her 95th year. Barbara will be remembered as a devoted and loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother (aka Gawky), aunt and friend. She leaves her daughter Kathleen and her son-in-law Gordon. She will be greatly missed by her beloved granddaughters, Hayley Gaucher (Mark) and Alison Rose (Jeremy), and her nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Patrick and her sisters Betty and Elinor.
Barbara was a longtime employee of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Canada, an avid birdwatcher, and an ardent Blue Jays fan. Cremation has taken place. A visitation for family and friends will take place from 6 pm to 8 pm, Wednesday April 3rd, at the Turner and Porter Funeral Home (Neweduk-Erin Mills Chapel), 1981 Dundas Street West, Mississauga, ON L5K 1R2. A memorial service will be held on Thursday April 4th at 1 pm at Erindale Presbyterian Church in Mississauga (1560 Dundas Street West), where Barbara has been a longstanding member since 1968 and was a proud member of “Dorothy and the Gang”.
Donations to Erindale Presbyterian Church are appreciated in lieu of flowers.