Barbara A. Ahl
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Barbara A. Ahl (Haasis), of Bridgewater, formerly of Jamaica Plain and Hyde Park, passed away on May 27, 2020, in the Good Samaritan Hospital at the age of 86. Barbara worked at Child World in Dedham for 15 years and Liberty Mutual Insurance Company for 11 years. When Barbara moved to Bridgewater after retirement, she spent much of her time volunteering at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Bridgewater. Barbara enjoyed cooking for the priests, lending a hand and helping out her fellow parishioners. George and Barbara enjoyed their life at High Pond Estates with their many friends. She enjoyed playing shuffleboard, bocci, bingo, and her many trips to the Las Vegas, Rhode Island and Connecticut casinos. Nothing brought her more joy than having all of her kids together during large family gatherings. She was the foundation of the family and will be dearly missed. Predeceased by her husband George A. Ahl; her parents Karle and Margaret Haasis (Barrie - Crawford); her brother James Haasis of Rochester, NY; and her daughter June M. Ahl of Hyde Park. Barbara is survived by her children: James A. Ahl and wife Janet of Florida, Michael J. Ahl and wife Maryann of Millis, Thomas E. Ahl and wife Stacey of Alabama, Kevin J. Ahl and wife Cheryl of Hanson, and Kenneth R. Ahl and wife Michelle of Texas. Barbara is also survived by her sister Joanne Bavineau and her husband Michael of Middleboro and Janice Norton of Plainville. Barbara has twelve (12) grandchildren and six (6) great-grandchildren who she adored. She had many nieces and nephews. Due to the Covid 19 restrictions, services for Barbara will be private. Barbara will be buried with her beloved husband George in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Joslyn Diabetes Center of Boston, 1 Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215. For online guest book, visit Prophett-Chapman Cole & Gleason 508-697-4332

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Published in Journal-News Independent from May 30 to Jun. 12, 2020.
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June 5, 2020
Barbara was a wonderful woman with a zest for life and quite a bit of spunk that she would let show from time to time! Sending hugs to her family and friends!
Kathy Hayes
Bridgewater Elder Affairs
Kathy Hayes
May 31, 2020
Rest in peace Barbara. I worked with you at child world 1974 to 1986
Barbara Romolo- Mutascio
May 31, 2020
Remembering the good times at High Pond. Barbara and I were teammates for several seasons of bocce and I had the pleasure of winning a shuffleboard season with George as my partner. Condolences to the family.
Joy Lovell
Joy Lovell
May 30, 2020
Nice person
Scott Lindsey
May 29, 2020
I knew Barbara from High Pond and St. Thomas Aquinas. We shared many a good time at both places and the memories will last forever. My sympathies to all her family
Rosemary Symes
May 28, 2020
My Condolences To The Family;
I'm so sorry for your great loss. May all of the beautiful memories that you all shared with your loved one, bring you all some comfort when sadness sets in.
May 28, 2020
I knew Barbara many years ago in J.P.....she and George were so much in love ...Barbara was a lovely person..I am glad I had a chance to know her....

Beverly Leone
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