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In Memory of Barbara Dooley


August 4, 1942 - November 7, 2017

Barbara J. Dooley, age 75, of Hayward, WI passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at her home.

Barbara Jean was born August 4, 1942 in Plattsburgh, NY the daughter of William and Cleo (Monty) Goff. She was raised in Plattsburgh and graduated from high school there in 1960. Barbara attended Champlain Business College for one year. She moved to Franklin, WI where she worked as a teacher’s aide for nine years. Barbara moved to Hayward, WI in1987 and then was joined in marriage to James S. Dooley on March 28 of that year. Barb then worked at Pamida for the next fifteen years as an office clerk. She enjoyed gardening, her pets, and cross country skiing.

Barb is survived by her beloved husband, Jim; four cherished children, Cherlynn (Andy) Sluka of Murphy, NC, Susan (Dan) Lightfuss of Appleton, WI, William (Holly) Schulz of Evergreen, CO, Bradey Schulz of Tampa, FL; eight grandchildren, Andrew, Brenden, Benjamin, Amanda, Emily, Oliva, Natalie and Eli; one sister, Susan Conness of Lakeland, FL; three dear nieces, Heather, Michelle and Sarah; and her precious pets, Emma, Shelby and Zoe.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Kathleen Studwell.

Private family services will be held to celebrate Barb’s life at a later date.






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