WAUNAKEE - Barbara Mae Trimble, peacefully entered the arms of the Lord on Friday, June 8, 2012 at Carle Hospital, Urbana, IL. Barbara was born June 17, 1941, in Urbana, a daughter of Jack and Eileen (Early) Madix. In 1966, Barbara and her family moved to Madison, WI, where she raised her four children. Barb was always reading murder-mystery books and was known for her green thumb. Barbara’s greatest joy was spending time with her grandchildren.
Barbara leaves behind four dedicated children, Laurie Wood, Mt. Horeb, Russel Trimble, Huntsville, AL, Jeffrey (Julie) Trimble, Madison, and Kristi Trimble, Mahomet; 3 brothers, Jack Mckenna, Dan Madix and Greg Madix; two sisters, Vicki Madix and Maureen Pearns; 8 grandchildren, and 5 loving great-grandchildren and a dear friend of 50 years, Donna Cochems. They will all miss her dearly.
Memorial services will be held at RYAN FUNERAL HOME, 2418 N. Sherman Ave, Madison, at 1:00PM on Saturday, June 16, 2012. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 11:00AM until the time of the service on Saturday. Burial will be at St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Barbara Trimble Memorial Fund in care of Busey Bank, 2011 W. Springfield Ave, Champaign, IL 61821.