Barbara J. ComptonBarbara J. Compton, 80, of Carlton, passed away on Tuesday, Aug.
Barbara J. Compton, 80, of Carlton, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 at Interfaith Care Center in Carlton.
Barbara was born in Minneapolis on Dec. 2, 1932 to Burton and Isabelle Hermanson.
She and her husband Gerald lived in the Northshore/Palmers area for over 35 years. Barbara worked in the Occupational Therapy Department at Lakeshore Lutheran Nursing Home and as a nurse aid at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother and friend and will be greatly missed.
She is preceded in death by her parents and daughter Cynthia.
Barbara is survived by her husband Gerald of 62 years; two sons, Douglas (Lynne) and Daniel (Michelle); daughter Maria Compton-Cooper; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 12 Noon on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013 in French River Lutheran Church 5310 Ryan Rd., Duluth, MN 55804, with Pastor Greg Garmer officiating. Cremation Society of Minnesota 218-624-5200
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