Barbara Ann Halladay was born on February 8, 1933 in Los Angeles, California to parents, O.C. Pettit and Kathryn Kelly Pettit. She passed away on January 16, 2020 at her home in Hermiston, Oregon at the age of 86 years with her husband by her side. Barbara graduated from Irrigon High School and married Herb Rand. They had 4 children: John Rand of Cape Corral, Florida, Evelyn Colosso of Hermiston, Karen Rand of Chicago, IL and Susan Long of Spokane, Washington. They later divorced and she married John Halladay Jr. and they had a son, Phil Halladay of Hermiston, in 1970. Barbara worked for Brent Horn as a bookkeeper, as a county clerk for Justice of the Peace, Don Hurle and as a bookkeeper for the Zamindar Corporation. She enjoyed traveling, crossword and jig saw puzzles, shopping and yard sales.
She is survived by her husband, four children, step children: Jeff Halladay, Pendleton, OR, Gerald Halladay, Spokane, WA, Vickie Halladay, Walla Walla, WA and Linda Halladay, Temple, TX; sister: Donna Davidson, Grants Pass, OR and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
At her request no service will be held. Her family will get together this summer.
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