North Branch - Barbara L. Ferguson, 89, North Branch died peacefully on Nov. 28, 2013.
Memorial services were held Monday, Dec. 2 at Parmly LifePointes Chapel in Chisago City. Interment was held at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Barbara was born on Feb. 9, 1924 in Minneapolis, to Dr. Armyle and Alice Jacobson. She went on to graduate from Lincoln High School in 1941 and St. Olaf College in 1945. Barbara then married Robert Schuehle and together they had four children.
Aside from spending her time as a teacher and mother, Barbara was also involved in the church for her whole life. Hobbies included golfing, traveling, gardening, playing bridge, and knitting.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. Armyle and Alice Jacobson; husbands, Robert Schuehle, Arthur Pykles, James Ferguson; daughter, Kathy Schuehle; sisters, Peggy Graham, Betty Johnson.
She is survived by sons, R. Chris Schuehle of St. Paul, Jim (Yvonne) Schuehle of Washington, Steve (Sara) Schuehle of Michigan; daughter, Cathy (Steve) Buetow of North Branch; sister, Ruthie Johnson; eight grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and one on the way; nieces; nephews; cousins; and countless friends.
Arrangements were with the Grandstrand Funeral home in Lindstrom, Minnesota. Condolences may be left online at www.grandstrandfh.com.