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Obituary for Barbara Whalen

Barbara  Whalen
Whalen, Barbara – Passed peacefully away at the Health Science Centre, on May 23rd, 2018, surrounded by laughter, tears and stories in the presence of her family. Barbara Whalen. Age 60 years. Predeceased by her father Jesse Whalen and baby brother John. Leaving to mourn her children: Angela Baker (Power), Jessica Chafe (Derrick Francis) and Christopher Chafe; her grandchildren: Grady, Riley and Liam; her beautiful mother Edna Whalen (Williams); her siblings Randy, Chris (Charlotte), Mike, and Jennifer (Michael); her nieces: Cassandra, Chantell and Rachel; great-niece Tianna; as well as aunts, uncles, cousins and her large circle of friends. A special thank you to the staff at the Waterford on W3A, especially her nurse Sharon, Dr. Ogunyemi and his team, and all the nurses on 4SB at the Health Science Centre. Visitation to take place at Barrett’s Funeral Home, 328 Hamilton Ave., on Saturday from 2p.m. -4 p.m. and 7p.m. -9 p.m. Funeral service to take place from Barrett’s Chapel at 11AM on Sunday, May 27th, 2018. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory may be made to The Stella Burry Place or The Gathering Place. Please Visit to sign the online guest book.
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