HILDRETH, Barbara Louise (Friberg) Of Wayland, died peacefully and comfortably surrounded by her loving husband of 53 years, Leslie F. Les Hildreth of Wayland on October 5, 2013. She was the sister of Phyllis M. Wheeler of Boca Raton, FL and the late Karl A. Friberg. Also survived by her closest and dearest friends Elaine Hubbard of Rochester, NY; Delight Wolfe of Mystic, CT and Dan Williams of Sudbury. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation will be held on Friday, October 11, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the John C. Bryant Funeral Home, 56 Pemberton Road (Off Rte 30), WAYLAND. Her funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Trinitarian Congregational Church, 53 Cochituate Road (Rte 27) Wayland. Private family interment will be held at Forest Dale Cemetery in Malden. In lieu of flowers her family suggests that memorial gifts in Barbaras memory may be sent to the Deacons Fund at Trinitarian Congregational Church or to the Deacons Fund at the Park Street Congregational Church, 1 Park St, Boston, MA 02108. For online condolences and directions please visit


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Published in The Boston Globe on Oct. 8, 2013