Our loving Mom was born in Victoria, B.C. and grew up in Fairfield, graduating from Victoria High School.

Mom married her high school sweetheart Donald Munro and they had four children. Mom was a true homemaker, she excelled in looking after her family in every way. She loved dogs, baking, aerobics, gardening, family get togethers and the casino. Mom loved the sun and beach, and enjoyed their yearly trips to Maui. Many wonderful memories were created at the family cabin on Shawnigan Lake. Mom lived in Deep Cove and enjoyed time with her many good neighbors and friends, including Bob.

Mom is survived by her family; Doug (Pat), Wendy (Ian), Jill (David), Brent (Kelly), nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, many wonderful friends and other family members.

Mom was predeceased by her parents, Victor and May Jones, brother Vic Jones and her loving husband of over 50 years Donald Munro.

Mom spent her last years on Gladston Floor at Selkirk Seniors Village. The family gratefully appreciates and thanks all of Mom’s caregivers. She passed peacefully with her family by her side.

Mom will be missed by many and loved forever!

The family will be having a private celebration of life. In lieu of flowers, donations if desired, may be made to the Dementia/Alzheimer’s Society.

Condolences may be offered to the family below.

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  • Erin Gulliver

    Dear Doug, Wendy, Jill and Brent I am so sorry to hear your Mom has passed. What a wonderful life she and your Dad lived. They were a team, hard working with a joy for life. Always so kind to me and wonderful friends to my parents .

    Thinking of you all and remembering your Mom’s lovely laugh .

  • Bob Peterson

    I will cherish the wonderful times that I spent with Barbara. The travels, the laughter and the quiet times – they were all special. My sincere condolences to all of her family who she loved with her whole being.

  • Kim/Debbie Lawrence & Brian/Dorothy Orr

    Our thoughts are with you at this time. Hold on to the happy memories of a truly lovely lady.

  • Christine Dion

    Your mom was a truly memorable woman. It was a pleasure to know her and when I drive past her old home in Deep Cove I always get a big smile.

  • Beverley Highton

    Pam and I fondly remember the many happy times we shared with both Don and Barb especially on Maui.
    Please accept our most sincere condolences.

  • Trudy Briggs

    Sending you our deepest sympathy in this time of sorrow. May your many happy memories bring you peace.
    Mike and Trudy Briggs

  • Wende Hinkelman and Rose Vivian

    Dear Family,
    We are so sorry to read of the passing of your beautiful Mom. The Vivian Family remembers many fun times and great memories at Shawnigan Lake, and get togethers. Our loving thoughts are with you all. ♥

  • Holly Horne (Vivian)

    Dear Doug, Wendy, Jill, Brent & Families, We are so sorry to learn of the passing of your dear Mom. What a lovely lady Barb was, and always so very proud of her entire family. I have such fond memories of time spent at Shawnigan Lake at the “M.U.D” property (Munros’, Umphreys’, Dempsters’) with my parents, Les & Rose Vivian, and my sister Wende. We always had so much fun and were always made to feel so welcomed by everyone. Please know that our thoughts are with you all at this very sad and difficult time. With Sincere Sympathy and Caring Support, Dave & Holly Horne

  • Max Miller

    Condolences are appropriate at this time and my thoughts are with you Doug and Pat. My happy thoughts of your Mom go back to our kid friendly times in Hood. Your mom was gracious and giving when we were kids and she continued to be a smiling face that made me happy as the years passed. You guys deserve the many fond thoughts you have of her now. Max.

  • TaraLyn

    Awe…Dearest lovely family

    Matt (Ladysmith)

    Todd And I (California)

    were so lucky to have met your family all thoes “hockey” years ago when your Dad was coach

    Your Mom was a treasure I was so lucky to have as a Deep Cove neighbor/friend all thoes years later…

    We send you our love and prayers in hope of helping you through such a painful loss along with our great shared memories

    Take precious care loves; with great sadness for you all


  • Karyn French

    Our deepest sympathy and our hearts go out to you at this time of loss. Our family has many wonderful memories of times spent with Barbara at Deep Cove – her great joy for life, her infectious laughter and of course, who can forget the ice cubes in her wine glass!

    Barbara was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend to so many. She touched so many people and will be remembered with love.

  • Fred Carver

    So Sorry for your Loss, Remember all the good times

  • Margot, Steve and Jack

    Our condolences to you and your family. Lovely picture of your beautiful mom.

  • Trisha Orr

    I was lucky enough to have had many years with the family and Barbara was always kind and gracious to me. I still remember her tight hugs and big smiles. My sincere condolences to the family during this difficult time.

  • Ralph family

    Heartfelt condolences to all your family with the passing of your wonderful Mother and Grandmother.
    Sincerely, Heather Stew and family

  • Barbara Gardiner

    So sorry for your loss. Thank you Jill for your great friendship to our sister Pat Ellis, who we lost last year and when you had your Mom and so much else on your plate. We are thinking of you and your family in your time of grief. Be well.

  • Pat & Jack Lidstone

    Many funny times on Synod rd, as a neighbours and went on to become best of friends

  • Lynn York

    Thinking of all of you at this time – cherish your memories

    Lynn and Randy

  • Brent Peterson

    Our sincere condolences to the Munro family at your loss. Your Mom was a gift to us all, particularly to Dad, when I think they needed each other a great deal. Our entire family, including all or our grandchildren held your Mom in high regard and have many fine memories of her on our visits to Deep Cove. They all felt that she was the life of any get together and those that knew our Mom and those that only knew Barb, have all expressed their sorrow and that they have missed her in the past couple of years

  • Brenda

    Thinking of you at this very sad time, hoping the wonderful memories of you Mom help you at this time.
    Brenda and Ronan

  • Karen Alberts ( Hanley)

    For sometime we were in each other lives. Fond memories of being a teller at Royal Bank Fort & Cook and meeting first Don as a customer.
    I met Barb when my sister married into the family.
    But with Wendy and I being in the same profession years later I would know a little more on how Barb was doing.
    I hope she is with all her loved ones now
    Condolences to all the family at her passing.

  • Rick Mercer

    Our sympathies for your loss. Your Mom was a treasure!
    Sincerely; Rick, Chris and Allan Mercer

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