Passed away peacefully with family by her side at St. Mary’s General Hospital on Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the age of 57.

Beloved wife of Jim Stevens; loving mother of Scott (Heather Wheeler) Desjardins, Shawn (Krista) Desjardins and step-son Michael (Sandra) Stevens. Cherished grandmother of Joel, John, Jeremy, William, Sarah, Annabelle and Ayden. Barb also leaves behind her siblings Norm (Cathy) Taylor, Michael Taylor, Donny Taylor, Trish (Bob) Vollmer, brother-in-law Garry (Marilyn) Stevens, sister-in-law Cheryl Burrell and Barb’s faithful companion Sparky.

Barb is predeceased by her parents Norman and Dora Taylor.

A Celebration of Barb’s life will be held at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo on Saturday January 12, 2013 at 1p.m. A reception will immediately follow in the Fireside Reception Room of the funeral home. Cremation will have taken place.

Condolences for the family and donations to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre or the K-W Humane Society may be arranged by contacting the funeral home, at or 519-745-8445.

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