Obituaries » Barbara J. Filipowicz (Anderson)
May 9, 1926 - April 4, 2017
Service Date: April 25, 2017
Funeral Location St Ignatius
BARBARA JEAN FILIPOWICZ, 90 passed away peacefully at her home in Portland, Oregon surrounded by her Husband and Children following a brief illness.
She leaves behind her Husband of 65 years Charles, Son Stephan and his Wife Sharon, Son John and his Companion Stephanie, Daughter Christina and her Husband Larry Collings, Daughter Regina, five Grandchildren and five great-Grandchildren as well as many friends in Florence, Oregon and here at her retirement home for the last 3 years, The Courtyard at Mt. Tabor in Portland.
Barbara was born on May 9th, 1926 in Calais Maine, the Daughter of David & Sadie Anderson (Kelley). She was raised in Calais but moved to Manchester New Hampshire to pursue work. This is where she met the love of her life Charlie on a blind date in December of 1950. They married in September of 1952 and moved to Southern California area in January of 1957 where they raised four Children. Barbara retired from First Interstate Bank in 1990 where She had worked as a Mortgage Loan Processor. Barbara & Charlie then moved to the coastal town of Florence, Oregon where they happily lived for 22 years. She loved to collect small rocks from the beach.
She will truly be missed.
Services will be held at St. Ignatius Catholic Church on 25th o April at 10:00 A.M.
Barbara will be interred at Willamette National Cemetery