In Loving Memory of Barbara Jean Farquhar

April 19, 1933
Redlands, CA
March 15, 2018
Westport, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Friday 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

March 23, 2018


St. Luke Church

Mass of Christian Burial

84 Long Lots Road,
CT 06880

Friday, March 23, 2018 11:00 a.m.


Hillside Memorial Park


No date included.

Family Gathering


Barbara Jean Farquhar

Barbara Jean Farquhar, age 84, of Westport, beloved wife of 60 years of Richard J. (Bud) Farquhar, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family Thursday, March 15, 2018. Born in Redlands, CA the daughter of the late Manual and Gloria Penacho, she had been a Westport resident for the last 42 years. Barbara worked as an office administrator for various banking, insurance and real estate companies and also owned her own pet sitting business. She was a parishioner of St. Luke Church. Barbara was a voracious reader, extraordinary cook and an indoor plant enthusiast. She enjoyed swimming and was a member of the Westport YMCA. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her loving family. Survivors in addition to her husband Bud include three beloved children, Richard J. Farquhar, Jr. and his wife Shelli of Marietta, GA, Amy L.F. Jackson and her husband Peter of Milton, GA and Lori A. Brasher of Westport, and 6 cherished grandchildren. She was predeceased by a sister, Joanne Heeney. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday, March 23, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Luke Church, 84 Long Lots Road, Westport. Interment will be in Hillside Memorial Park, Redlands, CA. Friends may greet the family Friday, March 23rd from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to Teresa Wojnoski, RN and Fairfield County Hospice for the compassionate care provided to Barbara during her illness. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit www.SpearMillerFuneral

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