Barbara Jean Kihlmire

By Orleans Hub Posted 22 June 2020 at 2:19 pm

Barbara Kihlmire

Barbara Jean Kihlmire, 74, of Albion, loving mother and grandmother, died June 21, 2020 at her daughter’s home with her family by her side. She was born April 11, 1946 in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., a daughter of the late John and Ada (Robinson) Hawes, and she lived in this area most of her life.

Barb worked for many years at The Villages of Orleans as a CNA. She loved scrapbooking and riding horses, but most of all Barb loved taking care of her family.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Robert, in 2011; her grandson, Justin Baker, in 1994; and her brother, Jack Hawes.

She is survived by her son, Jim (Cassy Pittinger) Baker; her daughter, Nicole (Wayne) Brett; grandchildren, Nicolas and Christopher Baker, Tyler and Kyle Brett; and her loving cat, Blazer.

There are no calling hours. Her graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at Mt. Albion Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Orleans, P.O. Box 489, Albion NY 14411.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., Albion. To share a special memory of Barb, please visit