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Barbara Ann Rowe Pietz

1935 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
Barbara Ann Rowe Pietz Obituary

Barbara Ann Rowe Pietz died November 5, 2015. Barbara was born January 5, 1935 in Bell, California. She lived in Southern California until 1957. After graduation from Whittier College, in 1957 she married Wesley Pietz. She taught school in Texas for 2 years while he finished medical school and another 2 years in Southern California until the birth of their 1st child in 1961. Over the next ten years she lived in Washington State, Texas, Germany and Illinois. Then she moved to Yuba City in 1971.

She was an active member of the LDS Church. She sang in the choir and performed duets often with her mother. She taught home economic classes and served on various committees. She was also a specialist in the family history center for over 20 years.

Her active hobbies included knitting, crocheting, quilting and sewing. She was a versatile cook, providing holiday meals for her extended family for many years.

She is survived by her husband Wesley Pietz; sons Bryan Pietz (Lori), Michael Pietz (Lynne) and her daughter Cheryl Pietz. She has 5 grandchildren, Shawn, Christopher, Victoria, Jessica and Nicholas Pietz.

She was preceded in death by her father Thomas Rowe, her mother Erma Lloyd and sister Patricia Rowe.

Services are at 11:00 am, Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at Yuba City LDS Stake Center, 1470 Butte House Rd.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Nov. 7 to Nov. 8, 2015
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