It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Barbara on August 22, 2014 at 72 years of age with her family and friends by her side. Predeceased by her beloved husband Dr. William Borré (1994) and by her parents Elmer (1993) & Dorothy (2014) Whittaker. Loving sister of Gary Whittaker (Doris), Joan Newman (Earl), Dianne Elliott (William) and Rodger Whittaker (Susan). Cherished aunt of Chris, Mary Kay (Ken), Kerry (Kevin), Jamie (Sam), Bill (Maggie), Matthew, Lisa (Pete), Lana (Mike) and great-aunt of Adam, Katie, Keegan, Gavin, Danika, Myelle, Henry, Evelyn, and Eli. Devoted friend of Emod & Maureen Greff, Chris & Marcie Hales, John & Susan Walker and Michael & Nancy Hawkeswood and their families, as well as Fathers Pat Fuerth and John Comiskey. Special thanks to Father Gary Goyeau for his support and assistance. Barbara graduated in 1962 from St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing in Hamilton, ON. She worked for many years alongside her husband in his family practice in Windsor. She was currently working at Eyewares of Windsor. She will be sadly missed by the many friends and co-workers she has touched during her lifetime. Barbara was a proud member of the CWL at Good Shepherd Parish (St. Gregory Site). If you so desire, donations to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday from 4-9 p.m. with parish prayers at 7:30 p.m. at Families First 1065 Lauzon Rd. East Windsor, 519-969-5841 On Wednesday, family and friends are invited to meet at Good Shepherd Parish, St. Gregory Site (Tecumseh) 13789 St. Gregory Rd. for Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation online at


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