Obituary: Barbra Ann Staricha
January 2, 2013
In Loving Memory
Barbra Ann Staricha 78, passed away Dec. 23, 2012 in Carson City, Nev. Barbra was born Feb. 26, 1934 in St. Helena, Calif. to Leroy and Mary Ruffner. After moving to Gardnerville in 1958 with her 3 children, she married Peter Staricha in 1965.
She worked for the local phone company for 35 years. After retiring she lead a quiet life enjoying the company of her family and dogs. Barbra rarely missed her grandchildren’s and great grandchildren’s school activities, birthdays and other important events, always supporting their interests.
Barbra was the matriarch of several valley families and will be dearly missed by her daughters, Penny Haskins, Anita Roberts; son, John Jordon; step-daughters, Nina Proux, Sherry Richardson; sister, Betty Chapin; ten grandchildren, Amy Trahan, Lisa Nuzum, Bridgett Blair, Ryan Haskins, Rusty Haskins, Nicolas Roberts, Jessica Smith, Justin Jordon, Cierra Proux, Brenda Landcum, Carrie Bates; ten great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.