Barbara Heatlie Forsyth, a beloved Mother, passed away peacefully on the morning of August 1, 2023, at the age of 99. She is survived by her loving daughter Diane (Brian) and son David (Darlene), as well as her step-granddaughter Chanel. Sadly, she was predeceased by her husband David James, son Billy, and grandson Taylor. Barbara was born in Scotland on October 16, 1923. She married a Canadian soldier and played a vital role in World War II, working in London where she contributed to bomb-making efforts. Following the war, Barbara and her family immigrated to Canada aboard the famous Queen Mary.

Barbara was not only known for her dry wit and easy laughter, but also for her exceptional memory and candid opinions. She carried herself with grace, generosity, and kindness, touching the lives of those around her and leaving a lasting impact. She had a beautiful spirit that radiated warmth and love.

A celebration of Barbara’s remarkable life will be held in honor of her memory.

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