A celebration of the life of Barbara M. Held, nee Abress, 78, of Stillwater is 11 a.m. Friday at Bradshaw Celebration of Life Center, 2800 Curve Crest Boulevard, on the northwest corner of Minnesota Highway 36 and County Road 5 in Stillwater with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 10 a.m. until time of service.
Barb passed away March 18, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was preceded in death by brother, Fred Abress. She will be sadly missed by sons, Bret Hawkinson and Todd (Peggy) Hawkinson; grandchildren, Brenda and Sarah; brother, Dave (Theodora) Abress, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Barb was a longtime employee of Norwest Bank and an avid bird watcher.
2800 Curve Crest Boulevard., Stillwater, 651-439-5511