Barbara J. Fuchs
Barbara was born February 6, 1937, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, a daughter of Clyde and Laura (Hart) Hart. She married Donald E. Fuchs January 4, 1958 in Farmersville, IL. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Girard, IL, and retired from Dickey-john Corp., Auburn, IL, after 25 years of service. Barbara loved attending her grandchildren’s sporting events and entertaining friends and family.
Surviving Barbara are her husband Donald E. Fuchs, of Girard, IL, daughters, Laura L. (Curt) Davis of Rochester, IL, and Dawn M. (Thomas) Steiner of Lincoln, IL, a son, Louis P. “Pat” (Theresa) Fuchs of Glenarm, IL, grandchildren, Alexandra and Cameron Davis, Nicholas and Craig Fuchs, Benjamin, Madeline and Claire Steiner, sister, Colleen (David) Sokol of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, brother William “Bill” (Myrt) Hart of Kalispell, MT, and many nieces and nephews. Preceding Barbara in death were her parents and a brother, Richard Hart.
Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 25, 2014, at the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home, Girard, IL, with funeral services following at 7:00 p.m. Cremation rites will be accorded following services with burial of ashes in Rovey Cemetery at a later date. Memorials may be made to: Girard Rescue Squad, Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation or to Donor’s Choice. Please visit calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com to leave a comment for the family.