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BARR, Gloria Jean "Jeannie"

BARR, Gloria Jean

It is with great sadness the family of Gloria "Jean" Barr (née Cline) announce her passing May 18, 2017.

Jeanie was born October 11 1944 in New Westminster BC to Ernest and Sadie Cline . She spent her early years growing up in Port Coquitlam, BC, where she met her husband John. They were married 58 years and Jean and John raised 4 children together, lived in many different places in Canada with the last twelve years, wintering with friends in Yuma and travelling the world together.

Jean is survived by her loving husband and best friend of 62 years John; daughters Leslie (Andy), Nadine (Jim), Lornell (Perry), son John(Barton); grandchildren Caitlin, Jennifer, Evan, Kyle, Michael, Raylin, and Mackenzie; great grandchildren Willow and River. Brother Ross(Marg), sister Donna, and brother James(Dorothy).

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, May 29, 2017 at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC. Refreshments to follow at the family home.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.firstmemorialfuneralkelowna.com.

Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, B.C. ph: 250-762-2299.

Link: www.firstmemorialfuneralkelowna.com
Condolence Messages
  • May 29, 2017
    John and family,
    We are thinking of you and are so sorry we couldn't be there for you at this time. Our hearts go out to you for your loss. Memories of the good times help to ease the sadness over time.
    Much love and hugs,
    Ardelle and Gordy
  • May 27, 2017
    John & Barton, please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.
    Your neighbors,
    Robert & Carnation St. Amand.
  • May 23, 2017
    John & family, we have so many wonderful memories of you and Jean and kids with our parents, Vern and Judy Grobowsky. Precious memories of wonderful times together. We will be thinking of you all at this time of incredible loss.
    Love and Hugs, Judy Grobowsky, Natalie (Grobowsky), Jim, Alyson, Julia Horne; Dean & Kerri Grobowsky; Coralie (Grobowsky) Burgess & Danny Sawatzky