May 16, 1912 Grass Lake Jackson County Michigan, USA
Died of purperal septicemia (childbed fever) after the birth of her 5th son Charles Walter. Charles Walter died 9 days later and is buried in South Chicago.
Barbara was originally buried in St John's Cemetery by her parents but transferred to the Hayes Plot in Woodland Cemetery on 18 May 1923. Her husband obtained permission from the Bishop in Lansing to have his wife moved.