Barbara Ann <I>Laughton</I> Byrnes

Photo added by Patrick Byrnes

Barbara Ann Laughton Byrnes

  • Birth 23 Dec 1938 Le Mars, Plymouth County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 8 Jan 2013 Middleburg, Clay County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Specifically: Ashes Remain with Family
  • Memorial ID 108555607

Barbara Ann Byrnes

Barbara Ann (Laughton) Byrnes, 74, of Middleburg, Fla., died Jan. 8, 2013, surrounded by her family following an eight-year courageous battle with metastatic colon cancer.

Barbara Ann Byrnes was born on Dec. 23, 1938, in Le Mars, the daughter of Richard Laughton and Carolyn Bogenrief Wood. She attended country school in rural Merrill and then went on to high school in Miami, Fla.

On Dec. 6, 1961, Barbara and Joseph Patrick Byrnes Sr. were united in marriage in Miami Fla., of which they made their home in sunny Florida most of their lives.

She was a member of Farm Bureau and was a 4-H leader in earlier years and her love and her passion for animals was present each and everyday

She will be lovingly remembered by her husband Joseph P. Byrnes Sr., Middleburg Fla.; and her two sons, Patrick J. Byrnes Jr., of Middleburg, Fla., and Michael J Byrnes, of Miami, Fla.; her brothers, Tom and Dianne Laughton, of Le Mars, and John Laughton, of Ewing, N.J.; and uncle and aunt James and Kathleen Bogenrief, of Merrill, and cousins, Dick Bogenrief of Merrill, Kathy and Dave Moore, of Le Mars, and Dave and Margarete Bogenrief, of Austria. Other family members include, Julie Laughton, Jean Laughton, Ericka Jimenez, Ben Bogenrief, and Abigail Bogenrief.

She was preceded in death by her mother Carolyn Wood; Father Richard Laughton and her grandparents Benjamin and Albena Bogenrief.

As per her request there will be no memorial or funeral services.

Family Members


See more Byrnes memorials in:





  • Created by: Patrick Byrnes
  • Added: 15 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 108555607
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Ann Laughton Byrnes (23 Dec 1938–8 Jan 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 108555607, ; Maintained by Patrick Byrnes (contributor 48101867) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, who reports a Ashes Remain with Family.