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“Tiffany, I am so sorry to hear of this loss. She was a wonderful woman and will be thought of often. ”
1 of 31 | Posted by: kristin lacombe schmitt - casco, ME

“My heart fell when I heard of Barb's death. I had known and loved her since her student teaching days. To Kim and Wilma, whom I know well, I grieve...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Lani Davis - Red Bluff, CA

“Barb, we miss you so much. I remember the last time I saw you. I was frustrated with my Algebra 1 class and felt like I was doing a poor job as a...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Michael Madsen - Colorado Springs, CO

“I'm so sorry to hear of Barb's passing. She was truly a special person and I know that my life would be drastically different (in a bad way) had I...Read More »
4 of 31 | Posted by: Brigette Gant (nee) Wilson - CO

“Ron, Tiffany, Brandon & Nate ~ Words cannot even begin to express how sorry we are to hear about Barb's passing. She was truly a beautiful lady, not...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Sam & Donna Stovall - Ellington, CT

“Ron and Family; We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Barb! Know that we are praying for you all and may God comfort you with His everlasting...Read More »
6 of 31 | Posted by: Carl & Melinda Copeland - PA

“We were so sorry to hear of Barb's sudden passing. We remember meeting her at Brian and Kelly's wedding almost two years ago, and how we were...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Bucky and Carolyn Gould - Gresham, OR

“Mrs. Wilson was not only a teacher, but also a friend and a mentor. She will be dearly missed by many of us students. Remeber, celebrate her life,...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Maria M. - Colorado Springs, CO

“I have worked at Air Academy High school for the past 17 years. I had the great pleasure of knowing Barb. Our school feels a great loss of a beloved...Read More »
9 of 31 | Posted by: Amanda McIntosh - CO

“I've been working at Air Academy High School for 3 years and everytime I saw Mrs. Wilson, she would always have a smile on her face and saying hello....Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Calvin McGaughy - CO

“I worked at AAHS for many years and remember Barb's smiling face in the halls. She was always willing to help you in any way and her students loved...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Amy Brooker - CO

“Just want to say your missed and loved by everyone you have touched. ”
12 of 31 | Posted by: Antonio Harris - Fountain, CO

“Ron and family, My heart is broken for you...have been praying that God will bring you strength and peace in the days to come. May your memories...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Becky Brown-Helget - Melrose, MN

“Working with Barb for the short time I was able to was wonderful. She always had a smile on her face and a hilarious sense of humor. I'm so happy I...Read More »
14 of 31 | Posted by: Joann France - CO

“We were shocked to hear of this tragic loss ... our sympathy and prayers go out to you and your families. And, may God hold you all in the hollow of...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Bill & Dottie Gessner - Falcon, CO

“Barb was a truly regal lady. She will be sorely missed. My prayers are with her family. ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Dorothy Neal - Monument, CO

“I had the privilege to work with Barb for three years. She was always the most positive person in the building; she always had a smile on her face. ...Read More »
17 of 31 | Posted by: Eric Beers - Colorado Springs, CO

“Life.....so fragile, Loss....so sudden, Heart....so broken, in the wake of such a loss, we are haunted by things we don’t, and may never...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Deborah Trostad - CO

“It was an honor to work with Barb. She will be missed by students and staff alike. Her kind, beautiful soul will be remembered always. ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: Doug Duran - Colorado Springs, CO

“I will miss seeing Barb in the halls of Building D. She was always with a smile on her face and full of energy. We would often stop and catch up...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Lisa Davis - Colorado Springs, CO

“So sad to hear of your tragic loss. She was a great mom as evidenced by the quality children she parented with Ron. Her witness will live on. ...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: Mike and Debi Grebenik - CO

“Ron and family, We are very sad to hear about Barbara. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
22 of 31 | Posted by: Karen and Jeff Phillips - KY

“Ron, words are so inadequate. We are so deeply sorry to hear of the loss of your dearest Barb. Please know we are praying for you, the Wilson...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: Karen and Brad Fosnot - KS

“Dear Wilson and Love Families, Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during the difficult time. ”
24 of 31 | Posted by: Brent and Sherri Stoltzfus - CO

“Words cannot begin to express the depth of your loss. We are so very sorry and want you to know that we are praying for you and your whole family. ”
25 of 31 | Posted by: tim + anne evans - CO

“So sorry to hear of your loss Ron. My thoughts and prayers are with you, your family, and Barb's family. ”
26 of 31 | Posted by: Randy Cummings - Greeley, CO

“Ron, I am sorry to hear of your loss. You and your Family are in my prayers and thoughts. ”
27 of 31 | Posted by: Rochelle "Rucker" Eigsti - Omaha, NE

“Ron, My condolences to you, the Wilson, and the Love families. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. --- Mark Schultz and family ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Mark Schultz - Tipp City, OH

“Wilma Clay I have been broken hearted since hearing about Barbie. Can't be there in person, buy always there in prayer, especially now. Will hold you...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: Kathryn Rose Dennis - Stanton, KY

“Ron, sorry to hear about your loss. Praying for you and your family during this difficult time. May God wrap his arms around you. Byron Stoltzfus ”
30 of 31 | Posted by: Byron Stoltzfus - Olathe, KS

“My sympathy and prayers go out to you Ron and your families! Even when circumstances confound us, God hides us in the safety of His embrace. Like...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Beverly Miller - Olathe, KS

Barbara Denese Wilson May 6, 1961 – April 11, 2012 Barbara was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, May 6, 1961 and was called home on April 11, 2012. Beloved wife and mother, she is survived by her husband, Ron Wilson, her daughter, Tiffany Gowler, her sons, Brandon Wilson and Nathan Wilson, her parents, Wilma Love and Robert Love, her brothers, Robert Love and Kevin Love, and her sister, Kimberly Love-Robinson. Barb was also the beloved grandmother of Braelyn, Tatum, Ryan, Elijah, Brooklyn, Hannah, and Remington and the aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. Barb met the love of her life, Ron, at the age of 15 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The two began their beautiful life together as a married couple on June 14, 1980. Barb was deeply devoted to God and who she was in Christ defined every aspect of her life. She loved her family and friends and never ceased to serve others selflessly. Barb was a math teacher at Air Academy High School for nearly 19 years and influencing students brought her great joy. Barb was loved by many and will be deeply missed, but her life and how she influenced each of us will always be remembered.

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