Barbara had a long career in nursing in the St. Johns, Owosso and Lansing areas. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lansing.
Barbara was preceded in death by her husband Gene Barry, brother Edward Binger, and two sisters Franchen Goodrich and Viola Hettinger. She is survived by her children, Frank (Susan) Seibly of Holt, Michael (Rosanne Tersigni) Seibly of Lansing, and Carol Bertucci of Ishpeming; 7 grandchildren, Kristine (Terry) Dake, Timothy (Joy) Gietzel, Mary (Todd) Lipka, Karen Seibly, Jason (Tania) Seibly, Jamie (Jim) Lenon and Heather Bertucci; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Winona Stebbins; and many nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 6-8 p.m. Interment will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Ovid.