WESTFIELD – Barbara A. Lees (1943 – 2022) passed away at home on October 22, 2022, surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Westfield she was the daughter of John A. and Ann C. Babinski. Barbara was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt. She loved listening to Neil Diamond and Elvis. She enjoyed her yearly beach trips to Rhode Island with her sister Shirley. Always up for a game of cribbage or cards. But mostly she loved spending time with her family.
Barbara is survived by her beloved children, Dana and his wife Cindy, Kevin and his wife Julie, Karen, and Michael and his wife Jessica. Her brother Mike Babinski and his wife Carolyn and her sister Shirley Lucas. Grandchildren, Monica and her partner Steve, Brian and his wife Megan, Matthew, Nicole and her partner Chris, David, John and his wife Alaina and Theresa and her partner Joe. Great-grandchildren, Chase, Carter, Calli, Wyatt, Nora, Mila, Anna and Olivia.
She was predeceased by her beloved son, David, her parents John A. and Ann C. Babinski, brother John M. Babinski and brother-in-law Steve Lucas.
A Funeral Home Service will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at 12 noon in the Firtion Adams Funeral Service, 76 Broad St., Westfield, MA followed by burial in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Southampton Rd., Westfield. Visiting hours will precede the service from 10-12PM in the funeral home. www.firtionadams.com