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Interment at: Schenectady Memorial Park

Schenectady Memorial Park
Saturday September 21st, 2013

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Irene F. Barber

Delanson- Irene F. Barber, 89, passed on September 19, 2013. She was born on February 3, 1924 to the late Ernest and Florence James in Knox, NY. Irene married the late Milton H Barber Sr. in 1947. She loved gardening, canning and baking. She loved farming and rural life. She is survived by her daughter Janet (Michael) Bertrand of Duanesburg and her son Milton (Suzanne) Barber Jr. of Ballston Lake; her sister Mae Post of Broadalbin and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be private. Special thank you to the staff at Kingsway Nursing Home B-wing, Albany Med., Dr. Ze’ev Weitz and Dr. Robert Donahue. Online condolences may be made at www.fredendallfuneralhome.com


Irene was like a Grandma to me. I have nothing but fond memories of her. Making cookies, digging potatoes, flowers and eating her delicious food (I always say she was the only person that was a better cook than my mom). She was such a sweet spirit and Im so thankful for her influence in my and my family's lives. My thoughts are with Janet and Milt and family. Your parents were great people.

Mandy Morrell Mar 27 2014 12:00 AM

so sorry to hear of your mom passing. our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Irving and janet colliton Sep 23 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of her passing. She was a feisty little thing. Thoughts and prayers to the family. All our love, Paul and Shellie.

Paul and Shellie Askew Sep 21 2013 12:00 AM

So glad to have known Irene, even for such a short time. My sympathies to all loved ones.

Nancy Virkler Sep 21 2013 12:00 AM