Obituary of Barbara BAYNES
January 4, 1935 – Port Talbot, South Wales
January 31, 2021– Calgary, Alberta
Barbara Baynes, affectionate wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away peacefully with her husband and daughter by her side at the age of 86 on Sunday, January 31, 2021 in Calgary, AB.
A devoted Christian, Barbara has gone to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. Barbara was a kind and gentle spirit who spent her time raising her children, serving in her church, and being with family and friends. In 2006 Barbara was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and with cancer in 2019.
Barbara is survived by her loving husband David; children, David (Rita), Warren (Krista), and Caroline (Gary), and grandson Nathaniel.
Barbara is also survived by her aunt Marion who is 100 years old this year; her two sisters, Margaret (Fred) and Marion (Malcolm), sister-in-law, Diana (Peter), nephew, Wayne, and grand-nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Jack and Enid Jones.
The family would like to thank the nurses and care teams at Barbara’s long term care facilities, who spent over six years looking after Barbara, as well as her home care providers.
Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Barbara’s obituary at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Alberta and the Northwest Territories, Administrative Office, 10531 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton AB T5H 4K1. Tel: (1-866) 950-5465, www.alzheimer.ab.ca or to the charity of one’s choice.
In living memory of Barbara Baynes, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.