Barbara's Story

HOULTON AND CAPE ELIZABETH - Barbara F. Garibotto, 90, of Houlton and Cape Elizabeth, died Oct. 31st 2015 in Houlton. She was born March 22,1925 in Somerville, Mass, the daughter of Joseph and Margaret (Cliqott) Weagle.

Barb was an avid knitter and gardener, enjoying organic food before it's time. She was an excellent hostess and enjoyed traveling Europe and across the U.S.A. In 1942 she married John Garibotto.

She is survived by her three loving children, John Joseph and his wife Debra Garibotto of Houlton, Ronald Stephen and his wife Katherine Garibotto of Ramona, Ca., and Susan Marie and her husband Norman Magoon of N. Yarmouth, Me. Eight grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. One sister, Diane and Bob Newton of Lyman, Me. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband John, a grandson Ethan L. Magoon and a sister Marjorie.

The family would like to thank the special angel that held Mom's hand at Gardiner Health Care Facility.

Friends may call 10 to 11am Wednesday at Bowers Funeral Home 10 Water Street Houlton where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. with Father David Raymond officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. To leave condolences and sign a guest book please visit
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