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Mrs. Barbara Ann Barnes

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“Barbara was an amazing person , a great friend funny , we had many a laugh, to her wonderful family she was the best, I will cherish the memories I...Read More »
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“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. In Sigma Love, Sue Wood ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Sue Wood - WHITTIER, CA - friend

“Barbara was such a good friend as a fellow counselor in LBUSD. She was always willing to be helpful and was a positive role model for so many...Read More »
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Barbara Ann Barnes, 84, born August 8, 1933 in Long Beach, California, passed away February 3, 2018. She is survived by her daughters, Ann Crafton (Keith) and Carol Erbe (Gary), sister Winona Gustafson, and granddaughters Michelle Erbe, Christine Crafton, Kelly Smith (Ross), Brittany Martin (Matt), and Jessica Erbe. Barbara was a devoted and loving mother, grandmother, sister, friend and mentor to many. She was a world traveler, an avid baker, and a fantastic Cribbage player. Barbara was an active member of the CSULB Alumni Association, Sigma Kappa Sorority, Long Beach Historical Society, and Grace First Presbyterian Church. As a retired teacher and counselor, Barbara touched the hearts and minds of many. She resided in Long Beach, California at the time of her passing. Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Lawn, Cypress. Services are March 3 at 11:30 a.m.