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Barbara Kate (Roe) Nash

July 11, 1931 ~ July 7, 2019 (age 87)

     Barbara Kate Roe Nash passed away on Sunday, July 7. She was born July 11, 1931, in Garland, Utah, to Kate Wade and Harold Roe. Her family moved to Salt Lake City where she grew up and she graduated from South High School. 

     She married Virl Hone Nash on April 29,1950 and they were sealed in the Salt Lake Temple on April 29, 1956.  After their marriage they moved to Tyhee, Idaho then American Falls, Aberdeen, and Rexburg, ending up in Aberdeen. 

     Her greatest happiness and joy came from taking care of her family and loving her grandchildren.  She enjoyed several creative activities including painting, sewing, knitting, and embroidery.  She always had multiple projects she was working on. She was always an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day-Saints and enjoyed serving in various positions. 

     Barbara is survived by her husband of 69 years, Virl Nash; children Gayleen Chandler, Pocatello; Glenda Evans (David), Salt Lake City, UT; Blair Nash (Sheryl), Roseburg,Oregon; Peggy Lowder (Ronnie), Aberdeen and daughter-in-law Lynn Nash, Tooele, Utah; 30 grandchildren, 60 great-grandchildren and her sisters Lucille Childs and Alice Behrmann both of Salt Lake City.  She was proceeded in death by her parents; children Brent, Susan, Blake, Kathleen; grandson Brian Nash; son-in-law Leroy Chandler and siblings Frank Roe, Phyllis Slay, Florence Lewis, Evelyn Siefried, Betty Welch, and Marie Nash. 

     A viewing will be held Saturday July 13 at 10:00 followed by funeral services at 11:00 at the Aberdeen LDS Church at 149 W Central Ave, Aberdeen Idaho. Condolences and memories may be shared at

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