CASA GRANDE — Barbara "Barb" Hamilton, 84, died peacefully on Nov. 14, 2021, at home with her companion, Bob Gray, friends and family after a brief battle with cancer.

In 1964 Mrs. Hamilton married the love of her life, Walter "Walt" Hamilton, and they spent wonderful years together before his death in 2005. She and Walt moved to Casa Grande in 2003 after being winter visitors for five years. She was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and active in the local VFW post.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Frank Bear Hamilton, in 1996. She is survived by a brother, Jack of Michigan; a daughter, Joni Carter of Michigan; a son, Leroy Hamilton of Arizona City; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Memorial service at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, at Living Hope Church in Arizona City.

Heritage Casa Grande Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. 


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