Barbara Ann Lay (Henarie)
Oct 15, 1946 - January 29, 2019
Barbara, 72 years old, passed away at her home while surrounded by many family members. She was born in San Antonio, Texas, to Anita and Robert Henarie. At the age of 12 her family moved to Toledo, Oregon. She was the oldest of 4 children. Barbara graduated from Toledo High School and ultimately worked for the US Forest Service and then for the Bonneville Power Administration. She enjoyed her hobbies of sewing, reading, craft projects, and travel. However, more than anything, she loved spending her time with family and friends.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Larry Henarie. She is survived by her husband, Mel Lay of Lincoln City, OR; daughter Joelle Brown (Edward) of Amboy, WA; sons Patrick Long (Shelley) of Battle Ground, WA and Steven Long (Heidi) of Amboy, WA; sisters Beverly Johnson (Steve) of Tigard, OR, and Mary Henarie of Toledo, OR; grandchildren Hailey, Russell, Matthew, Chelsea, Jacob, Lacey, Jenna, Tucker; many other cousins and nephews and a niece.
Services to celebrate her life will be held at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Lincoln City, Oregon on February 7, 2019 at 10am.
Her service will be held in Enterprise Oregon, February 8th, at 1pm.