ALBANY – Ann Elizabeth Barber, 84, of Albany, passed away on Monday, October 25, 2021, at Shaker Place Rehab & Nursing Center. Ann was born in Albany, the daughter of the late Edward Bardon and Cora Colville Bardon. She lived here all her life. She served as a child care provider for many years, including years at the Center for Disability Services. She was a communicant of All Saints Catholic Church and a member of the church seniors group. She was also a bingo player for many years.
Ann was predeceased by her husband James O. Barber, her son Shawn Barber, and her brother William Bardon. She is survived by her children Edward Barber (Sandra) of Stoughton, MA, James O. Barber (Lisa) of Schoharie, Stephen Barber (Patricia) of Schoharie, and Michael Barber (Colleen) of Narrowsburg; her daughter-in-law Sandra Barber of Schenectady; her brother Edward Bardon of East Greenbush; her sister-in-law Margaret Bardon of Marshfield, MA; her grandchildren Tim (Meera), Dan (Jenna), Jim (Samantha), and Emily (Alvin) Barber, Ray Barber (Sarah), Jamye Carle (Herbert), Vanessa Reinhart (Jared), Olivia Barber, Stephen Barber, Jr., Jessica Connell, and Chloe Barber; and by her great grandchildren Alex Wade, Wyatt Carle, Jeremiah Barber, Lucas Barber, Otis Hunter Reinhart, Serenity Peckham and Madison Barber.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday morning, November 6, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. in All Saints Catholic Church, 16 Homestead St., Albany (behind CVS). Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the church prior to the mass beginning at 8:00 a.m. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Glenmont. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Center for Disability Services, 314 S Manning Blvd, Albany, NY 12208. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Hans Funeral Home, Albany. To leave a message of condolence for the family, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.
Here is a video tribute to Ann: