|Birth: ||Mar. 20, 1922|
|Death: ||May 26, 2010|
SPRINGFIELD - Barbara (Merrill) Clarkson, 88 a longtime resident of Hampden, passed away on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at Baystate Medical Center. Barbara was born in Worcester, MA on March 20, 1922 the daughter of the late Robert E. and Jennie (Heath) Merrill. She was a graduate of Classical High School and a longtime member of Wilbraham United Church. In addition to her parents she was also predeceased by her beloved husband Hilliard H. Clarkson in 1994. She is survived by two devoted daughters Sandra Gray and her husband Morrison of Hampden, and Jane Clarkson and her husband Mark Goheen of San Francisco, CA., and she leaves three cherished grandchildren, Derek Gray and his wife Sarah of Hampden, Carrie Joseph and her husband Heath of Springfield, and Amanda Goheen of Los Angeles, CA., and four loving great- grandchildren, Gillian Gray, Cameron Gray, Dakota Joseph and Alexis Joseph. Family and friends are invited to a Calling hour on Saturday, May 29, 2010 from 9A.M. - 10A.M. followed by a Funeral Home Service at 10A.M. at the BYRON KEENAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION TRIBUTE CENTER 1858 ALLEN STREET, SPRINGFIELD, MA 01118. Burial will be private on Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at Woodland Dell Cemetery in Wilbraham. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01104.
Robert Ernest Merrill (1894 - 1985)
Jennie B Merrill (1896 - 1985)
Hilliard H Clarkson (1913 - 1994)
Woodland Dell Cemetery
Created by: Angie Robinson
Record added: Dec 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63033897
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