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Vale - Barbara Barton

Friday, May 12, 2017

Barb played for Flem-Ken (Flemington-Kensington)

Played for Keysborough at Dandenong

Barb played for Victoria  3 times.

 

After a little time out of Basketball, which Barb spent at her Accountancy  business, she came back to Basketball at Knox on the administrative side.  She was well known for the help

she gave to young people in both the business and basketball world.  Some of these people spoke of the affection they have for Barb at the "Celebration of Life" held at Knox Stadium on the 10th May.

 

She was at  various time

Treasurer, secretary and Administrator for Knox

Treasurer for SEABL for 24 years

Treasurer for MMBL

Administrator for Frankston

 

Barb was a life member of SEABL.  She joined in the 1980's and was behind getting female teams into  SEABL.  In 2008 SEABL named the Most Valuable Player of the women's Championship game after Barb.

 

Barb was very proud of her son Stewart, his wife Nikki and her three grandsons.  She was a very talented embroider with walls decorated with the beautiful works.  She loved her roses and could name every one of them.