PEABODY - Barbara Patricia Butler, 69, of Peabody, passed away on January 4, 2018. Born in Salem, she was the beloved daughter of the late Francis and Jennifer (Milewski) Butler. She was a lifelong resident of Peabody and attended St. Joseph's Polish School in Peabody.
Barbara was a communicant at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Peabody, and an active member in a variety of roles such as choir member, but more importantly, she loved her work on the St. Thomas the Apostle Social Committee.
Barbara also held the honorary title of Activities Assistant as a vibrant member at Sunrise Assisted Living - Gardner Park. She especially enjoyed her arts and crafts classes and the Sundae Socials.
She leaves behind her cousins, Diane Keenan of Peabody, Deborah Kolb and her husband, Charles of Iowa, Bill Smith of Tennessee, and David and Roger Sitek, and many broken hearts at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Sunrise Assisted Living and a host of many organizations and people who cared and loved her.
Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, followed by her Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Peabody, at 11 a.m. to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held on Friday from 4 until 8 p.m. with a Vigil Rosary staring at 7 p.m. Her burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Salem. Expressions of sympathy can be made in her name to St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 3 Margin St., Peabody, MA 01960. For directions and online obituary, visit www.ccbfuneral.com.
Published on January 9, 2018