BUTCHER, Barbara Ray - Passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018 in her 90th year at Parkview Meadows Christian Retirement Village, Townsend, Ontario.
Predeceased by her husband Murray (2000).
She is survived by her son Lawrence (Colleen), Port Dover, grandsons Jeffrey (Angela), Jarvis and Daniel (Amanda), Kitchener as well as her bright eyed, very busy great grandkids Owen, Aubrey, Kieran and Iyla.
She was a long time active member of St. James United Church in Simcoe having worked hard over the years in the UCW, CGIT, Sunday School, Bible Study and committee work. Barbara was a very busy writer, having written thousands of cards and letters to family and friends, always with perfect spelling and grammar and lots to say. She was an avid reader with special interests in religion, women’s issues and politics, and enjoyed and engaging conversation about any of them.
Barbara’s family would like to thank the staff , medical team and Dr. Medve along with her 'Special Friends' at Parkview for their dedication, great care and patience especially over the past difficult months.
Honouring Barbara’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private graveside service will take place.
For those wishing to make a memorial donation in Barbara’s memory they are asked to consider Parkinson Canada.