Barbara Howden

Obituary of Barbara Diane Howden

HOWDEN, Barbara Diane passed away peacefully with son Kerry by her side on Sunday December 27, 2020 at Norfolk General Hospital in her 84th year. Loving mother of Susan Bloye (deceased) and Kerry and wife Sue of Collingwood, dear sister of Clarence Finch of Waterford and Sherry Lowe of Fort Meyers, Florida. Fondly remembered by grandson Byron, her nieces Sarah Finch and Beth (Joe) Finch-Farrell. Predeceased by her parents Sally and Ray Finch, husband Robert (Bob) Bloye, sister-in-law Duch Finch and nieces Rebecca, Angela and Mary. Barb was a longtime volunteer for Crime Stoppers and Norfolk General Hospital and co-owner of Accents Women's Clothing Store in downtown Simcoe.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 102 First Ave Port Dover 519-583-1530. For those wishing, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Kidney Foundation of Canada  or Norfolk General Hospital would  be greatly appreciated. Online donations and/or condolences can be made at