Barbara Sara Grace Garton (nee Garrioch)

Barbara Sara Grace Garton (nee Garrioch)

Barbara passed away peacefully Jan. 29 at Dufferin Care Centre in Coquitlam.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband Ralph in 2008.

She is survived by her sons Bob (Janice) and Rick, grandchildren Ian (Jen), Angie (Tom) and great-grandchildren Daniel, Spencer and Steven.

She was also predeceased by her brothers Jack, Gavin and sister Judi. She is survived by siblings Joan, Laura, Cal, Gerry and Cathy.

Barbara was born in Poplar Point, MB to Robert Gavin Garrioch MM and Lucy Dobbs Garrioch. She married Ralph Mar. 29, 1946 and they moved to Vancouver in 1949 eventually residing in Port Coquitlam. She was a nurse’s aide at Riverview (Essondale) Hospital for 17 years.

Ralph and Barbara were active members of St. George’s Church in Maple Ridge with Barbara also active in the A.C.W there. Barbara was an accomplished seamstress and proficient at needlework. We enjoyed many a good meal together.

She will be deeply missed and forever loved.

Maple Ridge News

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