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Barbara E. LaBarge (McBain)

May 21, 1948 — July 28, 2022

Holley:  Barbara LaBarge. 74, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving children, siblings, and extended family on July 28, 2022.  She was born in Bronx, NY, on May 21, 1948, a daughter of the late Ralph and Virginia (Binninger) McBain.  She graduated from the House of the Good Samaritan with a nursing degree and went on to work at the Orleans County Nursing Home for 30 years.  She was an active member and past president of the Lady's Auxiliary of Holley V.F.W. post 202. Barb loved to travel, watch Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy.  She received the greatest enjoyment being active and spending time with her family.

Predeceased by her son, Joseph LaBarge; siblings, Kathy McBain, Ralph McBain Jr., Carol Keller, Charlene Brown, and her beloved cats Thomas and Cabbot.

Survived by her husband Dan of 52 years; daughter Michele Antram and son Stephen LaBarge; grandchildren Savanna Antram, Ashleigh Nichols, William Nichols and Camron LaBarge; great-grandchildren, Lily Nichols, Carter Helsdon, Chase Helsdon, Miles LaBarge and Weston LaBarge;  siblings, Valerie (Ralph) Sterling, Christine (Robert) Baslow, Jimmy McBain, Mike (Darla) McBain, Particia (John) Babcock; special sister-in-law Mary Astafan, special friend Charlene Favaita and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes 16650 State Route 31, Holley on Saturday August 6, from 11:00-1:00pm followed by her graveside service at Hillside Cemetery at 1:15pm.  Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.

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Saturday, August 6, 2022

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Christopher Mitchell Funeral Home

16650 NY-31, Holley, NY 14470

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