Barbara R. Busch (1946 - 2013)

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Barbara R. Busch



Barbara Busch died on Sunday, February 3, at Renown South Meadows. She suffered from a stroke. Born in San Francisco, California in 1946, she moved to Reno, Nevada in 2001. She worked in marketing and research for more than 35 years. Barbara was a member of Business Networking International (BNI) and was very well known in her community of Galena Forest. She was a very active and generous volunteer in Northern Nevada serving as: Big Sister with the Big Brother/Big Sister organization of Reno, Social Director of the Reno Ski and Recreation Club and a Docent at the Nevada Museum of Art. She thoroughly enjoyed travelling, was a gourmet cook and an incredible "foodie". Barbara was an avid 49ers fan and loved to learn new things. Amongst her other hobbies, Barbara was a scuba diver, worked out and skied. She is survived by her daughter Jennifer Rolston, grandsons AJ and Jeremy Gbur and sister Shoshana Lash-Rosenberg.

A Memorial Service will be held at Ross, Burke and Knobel Mortuary at 2155 Kietzke Lane on Wednesday, Feb. 6, at 3:00pm.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in her name to the Castro Country Club, a clean & sober gathering place for all people struggling with substance abuse disorder, 4058 18th St., San Francisco, CA 94114 (

Funeral Home
Ross, Burke & Knobel, Reno
2155 Kietzke Lane Reno, NV 89502
Funeral Home Details
Published in Reno Gazette-Journal from Feb. 5 to Feb. 6, 2013
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