Paula Gayle Barrett(1938-2012)

Paula Gayle Barrett, age 74, a 32 year resident of Ocala, Fla passed away on Friday, May 25th at the Timberridge Medical Center in Ocala after battling an illness for several months. Born in Mount Clemens, Mich. on April 9, 1938; she was the daughter of the late Perry DuBay Sr. and Helen (Strassburg) DuBay. She was united in marriage to Joseph S. Barrett on June 22, 1962.She graduated from St. Mary's High School and worked for the First National Bank as a mortgage clerk,retiring to Florida in 1980.She was a life member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and enjoyed bowling, Bingo, and crocheting lap blankets for veterans. Surviving are brothers, Perry (Sherrell) DuBay of Harsens Island and Peter DuBay of Clinton Township;nieces,Deborah (Michael) Elzerman, Stacie Hentschel and nephew, Brian (Pennie) DuBay. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph on November 5,2000 and half sister, Camille DuBay.Services were held on May 29th at the Roberts Chapel with Father Rick Hugli presiding. Entombment followed at the Good Sheppard Memorial Gardens in Ocala.
Published in The Macomb Daily on June 14, 2012