|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1921|
|Death: ||May 7, 2009|
Published on May 11, 2009 in the Visalia Times-Delta
Jean Barrington was born to William and Selma Squire on June 3, 1921. She grew up with her 3 sisters and 1 brother in Visalia. Jean married Marvin Barrington on March 9, 1946 in Las Vegas. They made their home in Visalia where they raised their three daughters. Marvin passed away in 1987.
Jean was a life long member of the First Presbyterian Church. She was an active worker with the Kaweah Delta Hospital Guild. She had a great love of family and friends. She enjoyed her time with all of them at Cayucos every summer. She was an avid bridge player all her life and had one of her best hands last Tuesday. She went out a winner.
Jean was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She leaves her daughters, Becky Maze and husband Bill Maze of Visalia, Kathy Cole and husband Fred Cole of Visalia, and Debbie Pascoa and husband David Pascoa of Roseville. She loved and supported her 9 grandchildren all of her life, following and attending their many school activities and sports. The grandchildren who will greatly miss her love and guidance are: Gretchen Hritz and husband Michael of Roseville, Garrett Maze and wife Jill, Garth Maze and wife Theresa, Grant Maze and wife Katie, and Gary Maze, all of Visalia, Chris Cole and wife Alicia of Glendora, Shaun Cole of Long Beach, Melissa and Matthew Pascoa of Roseville. Jean delighted in the new generation of great-grandchildren while showering them with her love. She will be missed by Audrey Maze, Courtney Hritz, Katie Maze, Jaci Maze, Callie Maze, Kyla Cole, and Nathan Cole. She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Samuel Cole.
Services will be held on Tuesday, May 12. Burial services will be at 10:00 a.m. at Visalia Cemetery, followed by a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to First Presbyterian Church of Visalia or the Kaweah Delta Hospital Guild. Arrangements by Smith Family Chapel, Exeter. Online condolences: www.smithfamilychapel.com
William Andrew Squire (1887 - 1960)
Selma Amelia Martinson Squire (1897 - 1980)
George Marvin Barrington (1916 - 1987)*
Marian Louise Squire Morehouse (1915 - 1962)*
William Spencer Squire (1917 - 1945)*
Grace Ann Squire Gregory (1919 - 1982)*
Jean Squire Barrington (1921 - 2009)
Peggy Squire Knopf (1923 - 1992)*
Visalia Public Cemetery
Plot: Sec. A, Block 44, Lot 1, N/E Grave
Maintained by: Ray Martinson
Originally Created by: Phil & Beth Hutson
Record added: Oct 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98774360