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Pauline Emma Martin Barra
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1913
Clatsop County
Oregon, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 2006
Port Orchard
Kitsap County
Washington, USA

Pauline's parents are Emma and Emil Martin. She was raised in Skamokawa, Washington. She graduated from Wahkiakum High School and Central Washington University.

She met her husband, Don Barra, in Buena, Washington, where she was teaching. They were married on June 1, 1941. She moved to Port Orchard in 1952 and spent 24 years as a teacher in South Kitsap at East Port Orchard, South Colby and Givens elementary schools.

She was a member of Elim Lutheran Church, Waterman Circle, Jennie Miller Orthopedic Guild, Sons of Norway, Delta Kappa Gamma, and Bremerton Elks. She enjoyed playing Bridge, golf, and had traveled throughout the world.

She was preceded in death in 2000 by her husband, Don, and her brothers Norman, Kenneth and Harold. She is survived by her daughter, Judy Fleming (Howard) of Pinehurst, NC; and her daughter, Joyce Peters (Kirk) of Tacoma. She has two grandchildren Howard (Jan) of Spartanburg, SC and their two sons, HJ and Ben; and her granddaughter, Deborah Gaynor (Dennis) of Monroe, CT, and their two sons Ryan and Sean. Also, 3 step grandsons, Alex, Chris and Dan Peters. Pauline is survived by 4 nieces and 3 nephews and her cousin, Esther Jean Wiita. She leaves behind many cherished friends who will miss her kind, gentle, and helpful spirit. She gave many hours to helping others in many ways throughout her life.
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  Donald Romeo Barra (1914 - 2000)*
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Sunset Lane Memorial Park
Port Orchard
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Maintained by: Kathy Stroope Veasey
Originally Created by: Gare Kunert Allen
Record added: Sep 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21739712
Pauline Emma <i>Martin</i> Barra
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Pauline Emma <i>Martin</i> Barra
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- Kathy Stroope Veasey
 Added: Aug. 11, 2011

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 Added: Feb. 15, 2010

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