At Bluewater Health Centre on Monday, June 11, 2012, BARBARA JOAN (WIDNER) FRASER, age 79 of Sarnia passed away peacefully. Barb was the loving wife of Hilton “Hilt” Fraser (2001) and the dear mother of Kerry and his wife Kathy of New Jersey and Rick and his wife Karen of Sarnia. Also survived and sadly missed by her grandsons Ryan, Matthew, Ian, David and Jamie and her granddaughters Lynsey, Marcie, Jessica, Jaime and Kara, and great-grandchildren Harrison, Brady, Madyn, Daryn, Kiera, Finn and Ainsley, Ashton and Fraser. She is als survived by her sister Sharon Rutherford of Pickering and several nieces and nephews also survive. She was predeceased by her brothers Jack Widner and Billy Widner. Barb was a longtime employee of Scotia Bank and was an avid hockey mom and fan. Right up to the finals days Barb enjoyed her social outings and lunches out with her dear and loving friends, affectionately known as the “Gabby Girls.” A celebration of Barb’s life will be held at the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 102 N. Victoria Street, Sarnia, ON N7T 5W9 on Thursday, June 14th at 11:00 am. Friends may visit with the family on Thursday from 10:00 am until service time. Donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolence may be sent through

“The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to Barb’s caregivers from Bridges II along with a special thanks to the staff and residents at Vision Rest Home during the past two years.”


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