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Barbara Jean Calkins
date of birth September 11 1948
date of death September 5 2020
Barbie Calkins, 71, died September 5, 2020 at home in Aurora, Oregon in the presence of her family.
Barbie was born September 11, 1948 in Forest Grove, Oregon to Frank and Marjorie Anzaldi. They lived in Gales Creek, Oregon until they moved to Forest Grove in 1963 where she attended Forest Grove High School from 1963-1967. Barbie married John Calkins on February 14, 1972
Barbie loved caring for her home, her flowers and her loved ones. She was an extraordinary person who lived a simple life caring for others.
Barbie is survived by her husband John Calkins; brothers Larry, John and Greg; sisters Loretta and Theresa; children Ron, Tammie, Lauren, Jasmine, Zander, David, Robert & Emily; her step children she loved as her own, Angie and Joe; as well as many grand children and great-grand children.
Barbie is preceded in death by her parents Frank and Marjorie; her step-mother Joyce; brothers James and Anthony; sisters Maria, Jean and Linda; step-daughter Jill.
A memorial will be held at the Calkins residence at 13890 Murray Rd NE in Aurora on September 19, 2020 from 11:00am-3:00pm
12 tribute candles have been lit
Candle lit by Staff at Canby-Molalla Funeral Chapel Our sincere condolences.
Candle lit by Jennifer Shannon Rest in peace.. Prayers to the family
Candle lit by Shawna A sweet woman who gave so much of herself to and for others. She is missed.
Candle lit by Nicole ugaitafa I love you so much you are forever in my thoughts!
Candle lit by Tammie I love you mom! We miss you, but we will see you again.
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Candle lit by Russell Bowling Hart and prayers to your family I am so sorry for your loss.
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Candle lit by Jackie Love to everyone. I will always remember you and your big heart for family.
Candle lit by Cynthia A life well-lived, and well-loved by many.