Cole, Barbara Ann, a 78 year resident of Los Angeles, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2011 in Palos Verdes Estates. Born in West Los Angeles, CA, Barbara was 78 when she died. She was a member of Visitation Church. Barbara attended St. Paul the Apostle Elementary, St. Monica High School and Marymount College. She was a homemaker whose hobbies included bridge, bunco and knitting. Her passion was her family, and she was a longtime fan of the L.A. Dodgers. Barbara is survived by her daughter, Candi (George) Ferguson of Pittsburgh, PA; son, Stephen Cole of El Segundo, CA; daughter, Lynda Cole of Santa Monica, CA; daughter, Janine (John) Nendick of Palos Verdes Estates, CA; daughter, Lisa (George) Westby of Pt. Placentia, Belize; brothers, Jim (Judy) Parsons of Cupertino, CA; William (Patty) Parsons of Santa Ana, CA; Thomas (Andrea) Parsons of Detroit, MI; and four grandchildren: Shane Ferguson, Ashley, Alison and Thomas Nendick. She was preceded in death by her parents, Anna and Harold Parsons; and her husband of 46 years, Sylvan Cole. The Service will be held at Visitation Church in Los Angeles on Wednesday June 8, 2011 at 10am. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

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  1. Dear Lynda and Family, Thank you so much for sharing the memorial of your mom. It brings back good memories. May God give you grace during this difficult time. My deepest sympathy.

  2. Linda, What a beautiful memory of your Mother. You look just like her. She had a lot of children! I I hope you are all doing Ok. God Bless and hope to see you soon.

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