Barbara Ann Churchill, age 70, of Middletown, died Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Newport Hospital. Mrs. Churchill was born on June 25, 1946, in Boston, MA, the daughter of the late Francis and the late Mary (Williams) Bartick. She married Joseph R. Churchill.
Mrs. Churchill enjoyed painting, knitting, sewing and pottery, but loved nothing more than spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was also an avid New England sports fan who loved the Patriots, Red Sox and Celtics.
Besides her husband of 41 years, Joseph, she is survived by her two sons, Shawn P. Churchill and his wife Jennifer Donovan Churchill of Newport, RI and Michael F. Churchill of Middletown, RI, two sisters, Mary Bartick of Wareham, MA, and Dorothy Bregoli of Buckland, MA, and four brothers, John Bartick of CA, Phillip Bartick of FL, Paul Bartick of NH and James Bartick of FL. She is also survived by her four grandchildren, Shawn P. Churchill, Jr. and Jamie Churchill of Newport, RI, and Colton Churchill and Wyatt Churchill of New Bedford, MA.
She was predeceased by her five brothers, Frank Bartick, Robert Bartick, Charles Bartick, Peter Bartick, and Albert Bartick.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017, from 4:00-7:00pm, at the Memorial Funeral Home, 375 Broadway, Newport, RI.
Her funeral services will be private.
Memorial donations in her memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 1 State Street, Suite 200, Providence, RI 02908.