Barbara Ann Bailey
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of Lowell, MA; 86
LOWELL, MA -- Barbara Ann (Lyons) Bailey, 86, for many years a resident of the Highlands section of the City, died Monday morning at D'Youville Senior Care in Lowell.
She was the beloved wife of Robert F. Bailey with whom she celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary on July 24, 2012.
Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, June 21, 1926, the daughter of the late Harry and the late Margaret (Riley) Lyons, Barbara attended Lowell schools and was a graduate of Lowell High School with the Class of 1944.
For most of her career Barbara worked for the Internal Revenue Service in Andover where she was an accounting technician.
She was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees.
A long time communicant of St. Margaret Church, Barbara was a member of the Blessed Virgin Sodality of her parish.
Besides her husband, Barbara is survived by her daughter Joyce A. Cote and her husband Ronald of Lowell; a grandson Christopher J. Cote of Lowell; a brother Harry Lyons of Boston, MA; a sister-in-law June Connors; and several nieces and nephews.
She was also the mother of the late Barbara J. Bailey who died in 1991 and sister of the late Arthur Lyons, the late Paul Lyons and the late Harry Lyons.
BAILEY -- In Lowell, MA, January 21, 2013, at D'Youville Senior Care, Barbara Ann (Lyons) Bailey, 86, wife of Robert F. Bailey. There will be no calling hours. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass to be celebrated Friday morning at ST. MARGARET CHURCH in Lowell at 11:30 A.M. Burial in St. Mary Cemetery. Those wishing to may make contributions in her memory to the
, 20 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701. E-condolences/directions at www.odonnellfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Funeral Directors James F. O'Donnell, Jr. and John W. Crane (978 or 866) 458-8768.
Published in Lowell Sun from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2013