(nee Meissner) Died peacefully July 31, 2013, age 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Albert Charles. Loving mother of Henry (Theresa), Ann and Martha (Robert Baumwoll) Heller. Proud grandmother of Cass (Jodi Allen) and Zach (Kelly Coloff) Heller, Emily (Dennis) Rypkema, Alma Aron (Aaron Howland), Jennifer (Ted Geary) and Rebecca Baumwoll. Cherished great-grandmother of Weston, Zephir, Rosario and Delilah. Dear sister of Doris (the late Stuart) Berman and the late Paul (the late Marilyn) Meissner.
Barbara was a founding member of the Children’s Outing Association and a longtime member of the Social Science Club.
She was an investment advisor with R.W. Baird for over 20 years and was the company’s first woman vice president.
Throughout her life Barbara enjoyed dedicating her time and energy to her family and to the greater Milwaukee community.
Graveside funeral services 10:00 AM on Sunday, August 4, 2013 at Spring Hill Cemetery, 166 S. Hawley Court. If desired, memorials to the charity of your choice.