Barbara Elizabeth Dahl (1939 - 2013)

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FRANCONIA, NH – Barbara Elizabeth Dahl, 73, passed away in her home on April 30, 2013 with her family by her side.

Barbara was born on May 19, 1939, in Quincy, MA, the daughter of K. Ivar and Ingrid Linnea (Tapper) Johanson. She graduated from North Quincy High School in 1957 and Bentley University in 1970 with a BSA degree. Barbara was employed by Honeywell/Bull for 27 years, retiring in 1995. Following retirement she took up residency in Franconia, NH.

During her lifetime, Barbara enjoyed quilting, knitting, skiing, golf and ocean cruising. She also enjoyed time spent with her family and friends.

She was a member of the Union Congregational Church, Wollaston, MA; Mt. Eustis Chapter #37, OES; Franconia Ski Club; New England Ski Museum, Bethlehem Country Club Ladies Twilight League, Littleton Regional Hospital Auxiliary and Volunteer Program, US Golf Association and The Aquilo Club.

Her family includes son and daughter-in-law, Ivar & Janice Dahl of Plymouth, NH; grandchildren Hayden Steiner Dahl and Ty Anders Dahl; life partner Charles Palmer of Jaffrey, NH; sister, Nancy Hall, Marblehead, MA; two nephews; brother-in-law, David Dahl and his family of Fairport, NY, and brother-in-law, Erik Dahl and his family of Centralia, WA. She was predeceased by her husband, Carl G. Dahl in 1989.

SERVICES – As per her request, there are to be no services. If desired, donations may be made to the Franconia Ski Club, P. O. Box 462, Franconia, NH 03580-0462.
Published in The Monadnock Ledger-Transcript on May 7, 2013