Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday January 26th, 2014 in her 71st year. Beloved wife of Gerry Barrett. Loving mother of Gord (Joanne), Sharon, Laura (Derrick Bell) and Anita. Dear grandmother of Brandy (Paul), Steven (Cynthia), Anthony, David, Alyssa (Drew), Jaclyn, Avery, Jeffrey (Danielle) and Jessica and great grandmother of Kenzie and Aurora. Gayle is lovingly remembered by her sisters Vivian (Terry) and Kathleen (Ted) and pre-deceased by her brothers Doug (Lois) and Reid (Nancy). Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 11 King St., W., Colborne on Wednesday from 12 noon – 2 pm., followed by a funeral service at 2 pm. Interment in Fairview Cemetery in the spring. If desired donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.