February 16, 1931 – July 9, 2010
Barbara Joan Brocklehurst passed away peacefully on Friday, July 9, 2010 at the age of 79 years.
Barbara was born in Crystal Falls, Ontario on February 16, 1931 to parents Iva and George Cooper. She grew up in Swastika, ON, and later graduated from High School in Kirkland Lake, ON.
Barbara is the beloved mother to children, Barry LeDuc and his wife Darlene, Christine Keogh and daughter-in-law Diane Horodecki; grandmother to Sean and Alison Walsh, Austin Keogh, Amanda and Darquise LeDuc, who knew her as “Nanny”. Barbara is also lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, and many more honourary daughters and grandchildren.
Barbara was predeceased by husbands, Leo LeDuc of Kirkland Lake, ON, and Richard Brocklehurst of Barrie, ON., son Rick LeDuc and sisters, Gwen Sweet and Marg Stevens.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, July10, 2010 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at 12:30 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Barbara’s honour may be made directly to the Providence Children’s Centre, 5232 – 4th Street S.W. Calgary, Alberta T2V 0Z4, Telephone: (403) 255-5577, www.providencechildren.com.
In living memory of Barbara Brocklehurst, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences