Laura Elizabeth Barker
November 18, 1936 – August 9, 2017
It is with deep sorrow that the family of Laura Elizabeth Barker announce her passing on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Drayton Valley Hospital and Care Centre, at the age of 80 years. Laura will be deeply missed, and forever remembered by her daughter, Joyce Laboucan; sons, Roger Barker, Gordon (Karen) Barker; numerous grandchildren, and great-grandchildren; brothers, Albert Laboucan, Vern (Carol) Laboucan, Darrel (Dianne) Laboucan, Aylmer Laboucan, Stan Callihoo; sisters, Olive Hodgkinson, Grace (Roger) Thibault, Mary Laboucan as well as many extended family and friends. Laura was predeceased by her parents, Fred and Janet Laboucan; husband, Aylmer Barker; son, Ronald Barker; brothers, Harry Laboucan, Adam Laboucan, Oscar Laboucan, Richard Laboucan and her sister Marlene Laboucan. Laura’s life will be celebrated at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #269 – 5204 51 Avenue, Drayton Valley on Friday August 18 at 1:00 p.m. The Laboucan family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff of the Drayton Valley Hospital Extended Care Centre for their care and compassion. Memorial contributions can be made directly to the Cross Cancer Institute – 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1Z2.