Barbara J. (Gilbert) Metz

January 25, 1917 ~ May 30, 2019 (age 102)


Barbara J (Gilbert) Metz 102, passed away Thursday May 30, 2019. Originally from Barrington, RI she also resided in East Providence, RI,  Plattsburg, NY and Dalton, NH. She was the daughter of the late Arlo and Elizabeth (Milne) Gilbert.

She worked as a cook in the Barrington School system until retirement, and was a long time member of the Eastern Star. She was an avid reader and loved doing puzzles and hand quilting.

She was the wife of the late Walker A. Metz, and mother to the late Jay Peter Metz.

She is survived by a son, Richard Metz of Barrington, RI, a daughter Marilyn Acker of Plattsburg, NY and a daughter Roberta McCusker of Dalton, NH. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews, grand, great and great-great grandchildren.

In lieu of the calling hours , everyone is welcome to celebrate Barbara's life at a Graveside Service in Swan Point Cemetery 585 Blackstone Blvd. Providence, RI 02906 Wednesday June 12, at 10:00AM


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Graveside Service
June 12, 2019

10:00 AM
Swan Point Cemetery
585 Blackstone Boulevard
Providence, RI 02906

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