Barbie passed away in Courtenay on Saturday, August 9, 2008 after a long battle with ovarian cancer. Barb is survived by her children: Joseph (Ivetka), Effie, and Sasha (Michael), many friends and family.

Many thanks to all the neighbors, friends, family, nurses at the Cancer Clinic, Dr. Goodall and wonderful staff, Dr. Fehlau, the excellent care from home support nurses and care aides in Courtenay and everyone who made this terrible disease bearable for Barb.

A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, August 18, 2008 at Harewood Activity Centre at 2:00pm, 195 4th Street, Nanaimo, BC

In lieu of flowers, Barb requested that you make donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation/Palliative Care Facility in Courtenay in her memory.

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