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Barbara L. (O'Brien) Frazier

April 4, 1931 ~ March 14, 2021 (age 89)



West Brookfield - Barbara L. (O’Brien) Frazier, 89, of West Brookfield died on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Baystate Wing Hospital.


She leaves her loving son, David Frazier of West Brookfield; her four grandchildren, Elizabeth and her husband Paul, James, David and Matthew and her three great-grandchildren, Jayden, Matthew and Gabriella. She is predeceased by her husband, Joseph Frazier and her brother, Rev. Lawrence O’Brien.  She was born in Waltham, daughter of the late Alfred L. and Helena L. (Moore) O'Brien, and step mother Elizabeth Edwards O’Brien.


Barbara was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.   She enjoyed knitting and crocheting. Baking was a favorite past time, especially to her family.  They loved her apple pies, coffee cakes and her chocolate chip cookies. Barbara had a warm spirit and was loved by all who knew her. The greatest joys in her life was spending time with her grandchildren.


She was a member of George Whitefield United Methodist Church.


Services are to be held privately.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Diabetes Association, 330 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210 or


Varnum Funeral Home, Inc., 43 East Main St., in West Brookfield is assisting her family with arrangements. 


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Private Services


American Diabetes Association
330 Congress Street, Boston MA 02210

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