Passed peacefully away at the Dr. A. Leonard Miller Centre on October 2, 2018, Barbara Keating, aged 75 years old. Predeceased by Margaret and Isaac
Barnes and sister Joan Keating. Leaving to mourn her husband of 46 years, Frank; children Janice Keating (Phil Armstrong), Donna Hulshof
(Mike) and Jeff (Zainab Lulat); grandchildren Mason Hulshof and Michael Armstrong; siblings Roger Barnes (Peggy) and Chris Gill (Dave).
Barbara worked 21 years at the Argentia U.S. Naval Base. After the Base closed she turned her chatty and charming personality into a thriving B&B business that she ran for 13 years. She welcomed tourist from all over the world; turning countless strangers into lifelong friends. Barbara loved to bowl, quilt and travel the world bringing Frank along with her for the journey.
A special thank you to Dr. Laing and the team of health professionals at Eastern Health for their care and compassion shown towards Barbara. The family extends their deepest appreciation for the help and support from family and friends.
The family will accept visitors at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Saturday October 6 and Sunday October 7 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Barbara’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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