Age 72 of Little Canada
Beloved mother, grandma, GG
Passed away on September 17, 2022.
Survived by children, John (Jodi), Mark (Kathie), Jodi (Anne Dietrich), mother of grandchildren, Kari Badali; grandchildren, Johnathon, Jessica, Amber (Ignacio Basques), Taylor (Andrew Schommer), Oliver, Piper, Allison and Morgan; great-grandchildren, Luna, Grey; siblings, Pauline (Harald Nielsen), Dorothy (Bruce) Rodewald, Ted (Mary) Langer; sister-in-law, Judy Langer; nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Jack; her parents, John and Esther; and brother, Joe Langer.
Barb provided for her family abundantly, whether by sewing clothes, making Christmas stockings and ornaments, or sending them home with armloads of leftovers from family gatherings. She enjoyed her girls’ trips to Las Vegas and her work for the United States Forest Service, but most of all, she loved her family. She was happiest when she was surrounded by her grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She will be deeply missed.
Funeral service will be at 11:30 Monday, September 26, 2022 at Bradshaw, 4600 Greenhaven Drive, White Bear, with visitation beginning at 10am. Interment at St. John’s Cemetery, Little Canada.