Barbara A. (Garvin) Kadlik 79 of Holliston and formerly of Natick died Thursday February 7 2013 at her home and surrounded by family. She was the beloved wife of the late John F "Jack" Kadlik, of the Natick Fire Department, who died in 2010. Born in Natick and a resident for 69 years she was the daughter of the late John H and Lena (Seymour) Garvin. Mrs. Kadlik was known for her enjoyment of bingo and bus trips to Foxwoods with her bingo buddies. For many years she loved the two-week family summer vacation at Hampton Beach which she prepared and packed for with great detail. She cherished the holiday gatherings and especially the time spent with her children and grandchildren. She will always be remembered by her family as a loving and giving mother and grandmother who was filled with spunk and Irish spirit. Mrs. Kadlik attended the Natick School system and graduated from Natick High School Class of 1951. She is survived by her six devoted children John F. Kadlik III and his wife Gayle of Fitzwilliam NH, Charles E. Kadlik and his wife Marie of Holliston, Donna L. Montgomery and her husband and Michael of Natick, Tab R. Kadlik of Holliston, Michael S. Kadlik of Holliston, Robin A. Nichols of Holliston, her brothers Edward and Richard Garvin of FL, 18 grandchildren 1 great-grandchild, sisters in-law Jane Kadlik of Natick, Shirley Montagna of Ashland, brother in-law Michael DeStefano of Hudson, Donald Kadlik and his wife Mary of Hudson, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was also the sister of the late John, Robert and Eileene Garvin. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Thursday February 14, at 10:30 A.M. from the John Everett and Sons Funeral Home 4 Park Street, at Natick Common, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St Patrick's Church at 11:30 A.M. Visiting hours are Wednesday from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. Expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to the Salmon VNA and Hospice 37 Birch Street Milford MA 01757. For directions or to send the Kadlik family online condolences please visit www.everettfuneral.com
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Published by The Ashland Tab from Feb. 11 to Feb. 18, 2013.