Barbara Belton, 87, of Shrewsbury


Shrewsbury – Barbara Ann Belton, of Eastwood Road, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the age of 87.

She leaves two nieces, Patrice Rochette and her husband John Lacaire of Newburyport and Paula Turcotte and her husband Robert of Murphy, N.C.; two nephews, Rich Rochette of Grand Junction, Colo. and Robert Rochette and his wife Cynthia of Raymond, N.C.; several grandnieces and nephews; and her longtime friend and companion, Robert Bunker of Shrewsbury.

Barbara was born in Worcester, daughter of the late Frederick and Grace M. (Wright) Belton, and had been a longtime Shrewsbury resident and parishioner of St. Mary’s Church.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Barbara’s family Wednesday, April 1, from 10 – 11:15 a.m., in the Britton-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, 648 Main St., Shrewsbury. Her funeral Mass will follow at 11:30 a.m. in Saint Mary’s Church, 640 Main St., Shrewsbury. Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery, Shrewsbury.

To leave a note of condolence for Barbara’s family or to view her Book of Memories, visit