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Barbara Gagich

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Barbara Gagich

Barbara Gagich, 84, of Swansea, Illinois, formerly of Granite City, Illinois, born on November 10, 1933, in Granite City, Illinois, passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at her home.

Barbara was a homemaker and a member of Dewey Avenue Methodist Church in Granite City. In her free time, Barbara enjoyed her days of gardening, landscaping and had a special love for her pets. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family. She will be remembered for all the special times they shared together.

She was preceded by her parents, Mark "Ellis" and Thelma (Settle) Mathews; her husband, John N. "Nick" Gagich; and her brother, Richard Mathews.

Barbara is survived by and will be missed by her sons, John (Nancy) Gagich and Tom (Julie) Gagich; daughters, Gayle Huskey and Karen Gagich; grandchildren, Bryan Gagich, Lauren Gagich, John (Shanan) Hesseldenz, Nicole Huskey (Michael Slinkard Jr.), and Tony Gagich; great-grandchildren, Ryan (Taylor), Avery, Addie, Timothy and Matthew; devoted companion, Richard Jones; as well as numerous extended family members and friends.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations are suggested to the Granite City APA.

Services: In celebration of Barbara's life, visitation will be held on Monday, September 17, 2018, from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at 12 p.m. at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City. Burial will follow at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon.

IRWIN CHAPEL, Granite City, IL.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Sept. 15, 2018
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