Barbara Jane Button

Barbara Jane Button, 62, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, March 26th, 2024.


Barbara was born on August 15th, 1961, in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Richard and Bonnie (Smith) Button.


Surviving are her brother, Richard Button; nieces, Shelby Cotten of Los Angeles, California, and Stacey Bacon of Plano, Texas; great-nephew, Clark Bacon of Plano Texas; and great-niece, Jill Bacon of Plano, Texas.


She was preceded in death by her parents; uncle, Paul Smith; and aunt, Helen Brown.


Barbara was in medical billing for Meduit Insurance Company.  She was a member of the YANA Service Club.  Recovery was a very important part of Barbara's life.  Barbara began her recovery journey in 1987 in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  She guided many women through their journey in recovery.  Barbara dearly loved animals and enjoyed crocheting and reading.  She especially loved to brag on her nieces, great-niece, and great-nephew.


Cremation has taken place with Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte. 


A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will take place from 1 - 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 6th, 2024, at the YANA Service Club, 1621 Roberts St., La Porte.


Memorial contributions may be directed to the family c/o Richard Button, 2900 Monroe Street. La Porte, IN 46350, or to the donor's choice.


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