Wall, Barbara Violet (née Gratton)

Wall, Barbara Violet (née Gratton)

March 7th, 2021

It is with great sadness that the family of Barbara Violet Wall (née Gratton) announces her passing, on Sunday, March 7, 2021, at the age of 79. Loving wife and best friend to George Wall, and amazing mom to Kathy and Mike. Beloved sister to Jim (Jo Ann) Gratton, Susan (Rick) Muir, Brad Gratton (2014), and Helen Capson. She will be missed by several nieces, nephews, and friends. Barb loved her family, the closeness they shared, and all the special memories together. She is a beautiful soul that will be greatly missed. A private family celebration of life will take place at a later date. 

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Ronda ManningKathy, I am thinking of you and your family during such a difficult time. So very sorry for the loss of your Mom! Ronda
Melissa BoydKathy, my deepest sympathies go out to you and your family during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember your mom.
Heather LokkoKathy, What sad news! I am SO sorry to hear that your mom has left us. She (and you and your family) have been on such a challenging journey. You have been a shining star of support for your mom, and I'm sure she appreciated your love and care immensely. Here is a poem from Khalil Gibran that I have found helpful in the face of the death of a loved one. https://poets.org/poem/death Please know you are in my thoughts and my heart during this difficult time.
Deneen LangisKathy, I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. May the loving memories of her bring you and your family peace and comfort. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Victor & Dorothy WoolleyGeorge, Kathy & Michael, Sorry to hear of Barb's passing. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
teresa and derekso sorry to you all for the loss of your wife and mother our prayers are with you all now and always she was a great person and i was the one who got to know her with her son mike she was a great person so glad i got to be friends with mike and his family take care of your selves and love you all lots and many hugs to each and everyone of you
Debbie ShugarKathy: I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. It is so difficult to lose a parent. You look like her. I hope you can be comforted by your memories.
Janet RoukemaDear Kathy, I was so sorry to hear about your mom. Holding you in my heart and thoughts as you walk through your grief.
Laura McLeodGeorge, Kathy and Michael, I have so many fond memories of your Mom growing up as a child and until present day. She loved you all immensely and showed it in all she did. You all were everything to her. Her laugh and smile and presence will be greatly missed. So sad to know such a loving beautiful lady has left this world. She will be forever missed by so many people. Kathy my heart is breaking for all of you. Love Laura and Cameron
Suzanne VandervoortKathy - I am thinking of you and your family at this difficult time. I hope your memories bring you comfort. Take care of yourself.
Cynthia BosKathy, my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother. I am sure that she was so grateful for all the love, support and care that you provided to her, especially in her last few years of illness. May you seek comfort in knowing how much she loved and appreciated you.
Michelle PereiraKathy - I’m so sorry to hear about your loss and I’m thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. I know how much your mom meant to you and may you find peace in thinking about all the moments that you spent with her.
Debbie Morris (nee Mills)Kathy, Mike and family I’m so sorry to hear this news. Your mum was a gracious, funny and loving lady. I remember all the times she welcomed me into your home as a kid, and how much she enjoyed having us all around. She was an amazing mother. All my love. Xoxo
Debbie Morris (nee Mills)Kathy, Mike and family I’m so sorry to hear this news. Your mum was a gracious, funny and loving lady. I remember all the times she welcomed me into your home as a kid, and how much she enjoyed having us all around. She was an amazing mother. All my love. Xoxo
Dianna and FrankGeorge, Kathy and Mike - Our sincere condolences on the loss of your precious wife and mother. May you find comfort in remembering special times you shared together.
David BaileyGeorge, Kathy and Michael: Please accept my condolences on the passing of Barb. As you know I have had to endure a similar loss with the passing of my Barb, soulmate and wife of 50 years in August 2020. Thus, I can truly say that I understand and deeply sympathize with what this means to you.
Jim MilesOur condolences go out to the Wall and Gratton families. I have great memories of growing up with Barb and Jim on Iroquois Ave and the hours and hours of skating at the London Arena. Jim and (Pauline) Miles
Lisa & Jake FriesenBarb was an amazing woman, client and friend. She will be missed so much. I’m sorry for your loss and send our deepest condolences to you Mike, Kathy and George Wall. Praying the peace of God over you all. Much love, Lisa & Jake
Laurie Walker Mike and family: I was saddened to hear of your Mother’s passing. Words cannot express my deepest condolence and sympathy. Take care.
Neil and Karen MontgomeryMike, Kathy and George...so many wonderful memories. Looking forward to an even better reunion in heaven. We are praying for you as you walk this road.
Noble / Walker FamiliesGeorge, Kathy and Mike - We were very sorry to hear about Barb’s passing and wish we could personally give you our condolences. Please know that our hearts are with you at this time. We hope that the love and memories you shared will give you comfort. Ruth, Rob & Jannette and family, Karen & Rob and family.
Sherry Lynn and Regan HallamMike we were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of your Mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May al.your memories bring you peace and comfort. Sherry Lynn and Regan.
Dina CraftsMike and family.. Sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Sending our deepest condolences to you and the family. Keeping you and your family in prayers. From your friends at Special Olympics...Dina and Cody Crafts.
Peter and Natalie AngusMike, we were very sorry to learn of this tragedy. Best wishes to you and your family. Peter and Natalie Angus
Dave and Mel, Kaelan Morgan ShaneMike and family - our prayers and thoughts are with you all at this difficult time. Mike - you sure look like your mom...such a kind, happy face. 😊
Nancy LatimerKathy, Mike and George, so sorry to hear about the passing of Barb. She was such a nice person always pleasant and smiling. It was always nice to see any of you come into the store. Missing so many of you, but you are in my thoughts.
Glennda DupuisSusan ... and family. I, too, will remember that smile from my childhood days. My favorite memory of Barb was her wedding and the party that followed in her parents' family room on Southdale Road. I think that was the first wedding I ever went to. So much fun and so many smiles. I know she will be missed by all. Sending much love to all who cherish her memory.
Dorothy & Phil ChabotDear Susan and family, we would like to send you our deepest sympathies for the loss of your dear sister Barb.
Tammy BeaudryKathy, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. I know your Mom must have been a special person because she created such a wonderful daughter. I'm sure the time you have given your Mom made her journey full of love and warmth. My thoughts are with you and your family. Take care
George Daniel g Kathy; My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family.
Daniel RitchieTo my beloved Brother Mike and family. I am so deeply grieved to learn of your terrible loss. Mike please call me night or day, I’m praying for you and want to know you don’t carry this burden alone.
Mary and PierreSusan, Kathy, Mike and George. We are so very sorry for your loss. Barb will be missed. You have made so many happy memories with her. Treasure them always. Sending you a big hug. You are in our thoughts and my prayers❣️
Carolyn and Bill EwartGeorge and family. We are so sorry to hear of Barb's passing. We met in high school at Wheable S.S. many years ago and became friends for many years. Barb and I had many fun times together and I have many good memories. Sending our deepest sympathy and our thoughts are with you.
Cassandra, Jen & Wayne PridhamWe are very sorry for your families loss. Our thoughts are with you during this time. Cherish those memories of your Mom.
Gail McNeilGeorge, Kathy and Mike, Thinking about you always. My love goes out to you all with the passing of Barb, a great Wife and wonderful Mother. I will certainly miss her and our chats across the fence. She was a good neighbour and there for me whenever I called. Hugs.
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