Barbara Grindlay


1933 – 2012


Barbara Grindlay (nee Barbara Agnes Jean Middleton), 79, passed away on December 9th, 2012. 

She is survived by her husband

of 54 years, Andrew, and their

three children, Carol, Anne and

David, as well as their grandsons,

Nicholas and Flynn.

Barbara lived a life full of love and compassion.  She grew up on a farm near Clinton, Ontario, the

second youngest of the Middleton clan of 7 siblings.  She loved flower arranging and was a member and President of the London Garden Club and

The Garden Clubs of Ontario.  She won many international awards for her flower arrangements and was a certified judge.  She also enjoyed world travel and literature. From her days as a teacher at Lady Beck Public School in

London, she continued her passion for helping children

to read through her volunteer efforts.  She will be

remembered for her joyful nature and her kindness

towards others.  We miss you Mom.

Memorial Service to be held on Saturday, December 15th at 10:00 am at the Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna.  Another memorial service will be held near Clinton, Ontario, at a later date.  All welcome who knew


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