In loving memory of Barbara Fehr: 1939-2022


Barbara Jeanne Fehr, 82, of La Center, Washington, passed away peacefully at home on Dec. 4, 2022, after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born Dec. 8, 1939, in Houston, Illinois. Barb grew up in Portland, Oregon, and later relocated to La Center, Washington, where she married Dan Fehr on Sept. 15, 1956. There, they made their home and raised their three children. 

Barb was outgoing and had many friends. She had a great sense of humor, the best laugh and amazing hugs. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and reading.  

She is survived by her daughter Mary Fehr, son Dan Fehr, son John Fehr (Megan), sister Yvonne Jeffords (Arnie), and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, extended family and friends. 

 She was preceded in death by her husband Daniel Fehr, parents Hildred and A.E. Johnson, sister Carmen, brother Butch, granddaughter Cristina Fehr and great-grandchildren, Kiana and Hunter.  She will forever be in our hearts.  

Per her request, there will be no memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association may be made in Barb’s honor online at