Barbara A. Barton obituary

contact: Deanne Puca
| WMU News

Dr. Barbara A. Barton, Western Michigan University associate professor emerita of social work, died June 15. She was 55.

Barton, of Kalamazoo, joined the WMU faculty in 2005 and retired in 2016 after more than 11 years of service to the University.


A memorial service for Barton is currently pending. For information on her celebration of life, contact her sister at