Barbara Howes (Milsap)

Peacefully at the Kingston Health Sciences Centre on Thursday, July 8, 2021, in her 76th year. Beloved wife of the late Robert Howes. Dear and loving mother of Robert Jr. (Cheranne), Brian and Joanne (Carol). Cherished grandmother of Curtis (Kayleen), Marina, Kelly and J.J. Survived by her siblings; Catherine Milsap, Ed (late Linda), Lorne (Linda), Clarence (Judy), Raymond (Teresa), Louise Lindsay (Bob), Walt (Karen), Joan Swain (late David), Sheila Young (Cecil) and June Deynaka (Dennis). Predeceased by her parents Laura and Perry Milsap and by her brother Martin Milsap (April). Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and their families.


The family will receive friends at Payne Funeral Home, 178 Main St., Odessa on Monday, July 12, 2021 from 5-7 pm. Due to covid restrictions, family and friends are asked to please confirm their attendance and a time to see the family. Please click the RSVP tab on Barbara‚Äôs memorial page at to confirm your attendance and time. Also include all names of those attending. You may also call the funeral home during business hours (613-386-7373). A private Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday with Interment following at Cataraqui Cemetery. For those desiring, memorial donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Please share your memories and condolences to the family through this memorial page.