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Barbara J. McQuiston, 83, passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at Kindred Nursing Home in Kokomo. She was born Aug. 31, 1933, to the late Lowell L. Grant Sr. and Esther P. (Fording) Grant. On March 8, 1958, she was married to Herbert McQuiston, and he survives.
Barbara had worked for Delco Electronics for 30 years, retiring in 1983.
Barbara was an active member of In His Image Church, Kokomo, and was also a lifelong member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. She enjoyed watching Notre Dame sports, the Chicago Cubs, and followed Kokomo Wildcats basketball. She also enjoyed watching her grandchildren play sports.
In addition to her husband, Barbara is survived by one son, Norman E. (Debra S.) McFarland; her sister, Winifred A. (David W.) Fewell; eight grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by two sons, Timothy G. McFarland and Brian C. "Chris" McQuiston; and her brother, Lowell Grant Jr.
A public visitation for Barbara will be 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 27, from at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 28, at the funeral home, with another public visitation one hour before the service. Barbara will be laid to rest at Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery.
Memorial contributions for Barbara may be made to We Care Kokomo. www.wecarekokomo.com.
To leave an online condolence, please visit www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.
Published on July 25, 2017
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