Barbara Kathleen Huston
Barbara passed away peacefully on Dad's birthday at her son Stan's house in Culver, Oregon where she had lived with Stan, his wife Mae and their daughter Kathrine (Her main caregiver) for the past year.
Barbara met Orlin Huston on a blind date in September of 1946. They married on= December 14th of that year so
she helped Dad, a mail carrier in Troutdale, deliver mail that Christmas. Barbara and Orlin had four children while living in Wood Village, Corbett and Troutdale. She played piano for Reynolds School District for many years accompanying choirs, orchestras and special singing groups in all of the schools.
Barbara and Orlin retired to Arizona. They worked in Yellowstone in summer and lived in Yuma in the winter. She continued to play organ at their church in Yuma. She remained an avid reader and loved to play her video games on her tablet. She is survived by her four children Alex (Pam), Terry, Stan (Mae) and Bob (Karen), 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and seven great-greatgrandchildren.
A Family Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.