|Death: ||Nov. 20, 2010|
Barbara L. Babb, 89
PORTLAND -- Barbara L. Babb, 89, of Portland, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2010, at the Gosnell House in Scarborough after a long illness.
She was born in Cape Elizabeth, the daughter of Alfred A. and Isabel A. Dyer Preston. She was educated in the Cape Elizabeth Schools and attended Beauty School in Portland. Barbara was a Jehovah's Witness. Her hobbies were her grandchildren and her pets. For many years she was a worker at the American Can Company in Portland.
Predeceasing her were her two husbands, Frank Stuart and William A. Babb; three brothers, Alfred Preston, Raymond Preston and Waldo Preston, and two sisters, Lois Walters and Elsie Preston. Surviving are six children, Robert Stuart and his wife Ann of Scarborough, Frank and Erlene Stuart of Portland, Linda McClenden of Alaska, Alan Stuart of Monroe, Jon and Theresa Stuart of Westbrook, and Steven and Olga Babb of South Portland; 19 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
There will be no visiting hours. A graveside service will be held at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Falmouth. Arrangements are by the Hobbs Funeral Home.
Contributions may be made to:
The Gosnell Memorial Hospice
180 U.S. Rt. 1
Scarborough, Maine 04074
Barbara L. Babb
Published in Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram on November 23, 2010
Pine Grove Cemetery
Created by: John W. Van Dyke
Record added: Dec 15, 2010
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