Barbara Jean (Swikert) Hinkle, 95

Mrs. Barbara Jean (Swikert) Hinkle, born on Feb. 7, 1923, in Otsego Township, passed away at age 95 on Oct. 13, 2018, in Ann Arbor with her children by her side.

She was preceded in death by her husband Harvey and daughter Margery Sue. 

Barbara is survived by her son, David (Debbie); daughter, Kris (Jon); grandchildren, Elizabeth (Michael) and Sarah (Paul); and great-granddaughter Callie. 

She retired as director of medical records from Allegan General Hospital in 1988, after 20 years.

Barbara enjoyed playing cards, baking, music, reading and coloring. But most of all she enjoyed spending time with family and friends. 

In lieu of flowers, donations in Barbara’s name may be made to the American Heart Association. 

A memorial service will be Friday, Oct. 26, at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 200 Cutler St., Allegan. Friends and family are welcome to gather at 10 a.m. at the church.



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