Peacefully, but way too soon, at Charles Upham Retirement Village, on October 31, 2023, aged 88 years. Loved wife of the late Colin, and adored mother of Bill, Ros, and Bob, mother-in-law of Claire, Gideon, and Annie. Treasured grandmother of Alayne, and Janine; Matt, and Abi; James, Elyse, and Ruby; special great-grandmother of River, Carter, Willow, Marley, Zak, and Indie. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Barbara Toomey, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545, or to: firstname.lastname@example.org. As per Barbara’s wishes, a private family Celebration has been held.