Barbara Ann Callahan Obituary
Barbara Ann Callahan
July 19, 1926 - September 22, 2017
Born in New Haven CT
Resided in Chesterfield, VA
Barbara Ann Callahan, 91, went to eternal rest on September 22, 2017. Born in New Haven, CT. Mrs. Callahan resided in Falls Church, VA raising her three children before retiring to Chesterfield, VA. She was the wife of the late Colonel Edward John Callahan. Barbara was also preceded in death by her son, Lawrence Michael Callahan. Left to cherish her memory are her children; son, Edward John Callahan, Jr.; daughter, Eileen Ann Cherry (Jimmy); five grandchildren, Dallas, Shannon, Rhiannon, Abbie and Evan; and five great-grandchildren. Barbara will be remembered for her independence, intelligence and thoughtful nature. Before becoming an original resident of the Springdale community, she enjoyed spending time at her vacation home in Virginia Beach. She loved to read and support the arts, making certain to attend the region's many craft shows. The family will hold memorial services at 2 p.m. Saturday October 7, 2017 at Lucy Corr Village, 6800 Lucy Corr Blvd., Chesterfield, VA 23832, in the Mast auditorium. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Colonial Williamsburg Fund at P.O. Box 1776, Williamsburg, VA 23187.
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