Barbara L. Beaulieu

NEWBERRY, MI. – Barbara L. Beaulieu, 73, of Newberry, died early Tuesday morning December 24, 2013 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey following a courageous battle with cancer. Barb was born June 3, 1940 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, daughter of the late Charles and Alberta (Barnes) Middleton.

Survivors include her loving husband Chuck of Newberry; children Dr. Michael (Karen) of Newberry, John (Lisa) of Steubenville, OH, Chris (Karen) of Newberry and Anne (Chad) Clayton of Sault Ste. Marie; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandson; siblings Jim (Judy) Middleton of Milwaukee, WI, Caroline Michaletz of Oak Creek, WI and Beth (Jim) Wearing of Clintonville, WI; step-mother Gerri Middleton of Clintonville, WI; several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry on Monday December 30, 2013 from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday December 31, 2013 at 11:00 am at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church with Fr. Frank Ricca officiating. Rite of Committal will take place in the spring at Forest Home Cemetery.

Memorials may be directed to St. Gregory’s Catholic Church in her memory.

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A complete obituary will be announced by Beaulieu Funeral Home in Newberry.