Barbara Jane Gorman


Barbara Jane Gorman of Aberdeen passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Gig Harbor, Washington. She was 66.

Barbara was born June 2, 1946, in Aberdeen, Washington, to James and Helen (Scure) Gorman.

Barb was raised in Aberdeen and attended Weatherwax High School and Grays Harbor College. She had worked and lived in Seattle. Barbara moved back to Aberdeen in 2007.

Barb loved being around her nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews, she showered them not only with love but also took them on “big city” adventures that included shopping and movies. She also enjoyed reading novels and cookbooks and entertaining with her family and friends.

Barbara is survived by her brother, Tom Gorman; nieces, Amy (Josh) Gorman-Dettwiler and Traci Birdsall; and nephews, Patrick Gorman, Kevin (Angela) Birdsall and Jason Birdsall. She was preceded in death by her twin sister, Beverly Gorman and sister, Thea Birdsall.

Inurnment will take place at Fern Hill Cemetery in Aberdeen.

Arrangements are entrusted to Harrison Family Mortuary of Aberdeen.