September 14, 1948 – April 23, 2011
Barbara was born and raised in Salmon Arm B.C. She graduated from high school in 1966. Barb entered nurses training in 1970 and graduated as a Psychiatric Nurse in 1972.
She had a lengthy career as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse, starting out as a nurse at Woodlands School and rising through the ranks to Director of Nursing at Riverview, then on to Program Co-ordinator at Willow Clinic.
Barbara was an active member of the RPNABC serving on the board in several different positions. She was also a volunteer member of the HOMES Society.
Barbara enjoyed life to the fullest. Family and friends we very important to her. She enjoyed golfing, playing bridge, her newfound hobby of watercolour painting and most of all any occasion to spend time with friends and family.
Barbara was predeceased by her husband David Liddiatt and her parents Bill and Jean Perry. She is survived by her daughter Charlene. Sisters Diane, Wilma, Donna and Susan and her brother Bill and all their families and a large extended family.
Her family gives a huge thank-you to the staff at Royal Columbian Hospital, especially Medical Daycare, Surgical Daycare, Emergency and 6 North. Also the amazing Fraser Health Palliative Care Team and Dr. Earl Hutchinson. Your support was greatly appreciated.
Funeral Mass was celebrated Saturday April 30 at 11:00 am at Sts. Cyril and Methodius Roman Catholic Church 472 8th Ave, E, New Westminster.
Memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.