Barbara Brunjes Creaser, 79, of Torrington, CT, handed away peacefully on Could twenty seventh, 2021, within the firm of loving household and mates, at Transitions Life Care in Raleigh, NC. Barbara was born within the Bronx, NY, on Could 31, 1941 to Kenneth H. Brunjes and Jean Shaw Brunjes, the place she attended Walton Excessive College, then continued her training at Capital College in Columbus Ohio, and the College of Vermont in Burlington. Barbara earned her Grasp of Schooling diploma from Memorial College in Newfoundland, Canada, for her experience in instructing remedial studying. Barbara Creaser was dedicated to sharing the reward of literacy, served because the Language Arts Advisor for Barkhamsted College in CT from 1976 to 2001, and continued her beneficiant efforts as an ESL instructor by way of her retirement. Her pretty nature and honest appreciation of individuals, language and tradition, and her understanding of the precious connections that studying makes attainable, have been her reward to all who knew her. Barbara was a survivor of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma since 2012, however succumbed to malignant lung most cancers 4 days previous to her eightieth birthday. She will likely be missed by her son John H. Creaser and her grandchildren Ethan Benjamin Creaser and Lauren Suzanne Creaser and of Cary, NC , and by her daughter Mary Elizabeth Creaser of New Hartford, CT. she additionally depart two nephews, Todd Brunjes of McClean, VA; Christopher Brunjes and his spouse Kira of Vienna, VA and a niece, Dana Frederickson and husband Allan, of Denver, CO. Barbara was predeceased by her brother Kenneth Brunjes, her youngsters’s father Alan O Creaser, and her daughter in regulation Susan Cass Creaser. A memorial service will likely be held on the Hillside Cemetery in Torrington on Saturday, June twenty sixth at 11 am. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to the American Lung Affiliation, American Most cancers Society or the Prime Time Home of Torrington, CT.