HOLLOWAY - Barbara October 1927-November 2013 Barbara trained in both Occupational Therapy and Counselling Psychology and worked in many hospital settings. For over 20 years, she served on the Palliative Care Volunteer team both at Lion's Gate Hospital and in the community. She was an incredibly compassionate and thoughtful person who was empathetic to the needs of others and invariably remembered and acknowledged others' important life events. She handled many challenges in her life with grace and good humour and took delight in life's simple pleasures. Barbara passed away peacefully on Nov. 6, 2013 surrounded by family and friends. She will be lovingly remembered by Roy, her husband of 54 years, daughter Therese(Pat), son Michael, and grandchildren Owen and Jocelyn. Our thanks to the doctors, nurses and other staff on 2E and Palliative Care wards for the wonderful care she received. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday Nov.14th at 11 am at Christ the Redeemer Parish, 599 Keith Road, West Vancouver. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the Paul Sugar Palliative Support Foundation at or the charity of your choice

Published in The North Shore News from Nov. 10 to Nov. 11, 2013