Barbara Woodroofe Eddy

Barbara Woodroofe Eddy

Barbara Woodroofe Eddy, long-time resident and educator of Spokane, WA and resident of Brookings, OR from April 2010 to the present, has died at the age of 103.  She passed away peacefully in her sleep.

Barbara was born at American Lake, WA in 1916.  Her parents were Arnott Woodroofe and Alice Burt Woodroofe.  She had four siblings, brothers Jack, Robin, and William, and sister Jean.  They all preceded her in death.

Barbara graduated from Lewis & Clark High School in Spokane.  She attended the University of Washington in Seattle, studying architecture and fine arts, and later at Eastern Washington College in Cheney, and attained her teaching degree in Fine Arts Education.  She retired from Spokane Public Schools after 35 years teaching art.

She married her late husband, Robert Frances Eddy, in 1941.  They had one child.  Barbara is survived by her son, Robin Glenn Eddy, her daughter-in-law Joan Eddy, granddaughter Amasa Eddy-Lacy, and grandsons Greg Postell and Christopher Postell.

Her family and many friends fondly remember her.  As per her request there will be no service.

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