BARTON, Judith “Judy” Diane


Passed away peacefully at home, with her family by her side, on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at the age of 65.

Beloved wife of Eric. Dedicated and loving mother of Jeremy (Melissa), Ashley and Aimee. Cherished and proud Nana of Brooke and Logan.

Predeceased by her parents Nelson and Luella Burns. Dear sister of the late Walter, Joe (May) and Ellen Paquin (Claude). Special granddaughter of the late Gram Trefry and the late Dr H.S. Trefry. Daughter-in-law of the late Thomas and the late Deirdre Barton. Sister-in-law of Harold (Yula), Ross (Heidi) and the late Gary (Joanne).

Treasured aunt of many nieces and nephews. Very special cousin of Sandra Lamming.

Mom was always involved in our lives with school functions, family traditions and in any other way she could offer unconditional love and support. She showed great courage and strength to stay positive during her fight. Mom was extremely grateful for the love and support of her church families. She is at peace knowing that she is now in the hands of Christ.

A private family service will be held on Thursday, April 9, 2020 at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. East 705-759-2522). Pastor Bill McLean officiating. Friends are invited to view the service online starting at 9:45 am and can be viewed anytime up to 90 days, go to and select Judith’s name. A memorial service and interment will be held at a future date.

Memorial donations (payable by cheque or online) to Algoma District Cancer Program or to Tracy’s Dream would be appreciated by the family.

The Barton family would like to thank the team in the Chemo Suite and her homecare nurses especially Dawn and Cindy for their compassionate care.

Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.

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