Barbara A. Hougo, age 84, of Mora and formerly of Cambridge and Isanti, died January 17, 2021 at home. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, FEBRUARY 13th at Strike Life Tributes in CAMBRIDGE. A memorial visiation will be held one hour prior to the service. Social distancing and masks are required.
Barbara Ann Hougo was born to Leonard and Elvera (Johnson) Gilles on October 4, 1936. She was raised and attended school in Wisconsin. Barbara worked at RTD in Isanti, MN for a few years. She also volunteered in the Mora school district.
Barbara enjoyed playing cards with friends and bowling with her husband, DuWayne. She also enjoyed going to her brother’s cabin in McGregor on Big Sandy Lake.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Elvera Gilles; two brothers, Ed and Richard Gilles.
She is survived by her family and friends. Barbara will be missed by many friends and family members of lives she touched.
Life is precious, live like every day is your last with the ones you love, because you never know when it will be your last.
Rest in peace, Mom.
Ann Beil says
Love you Aunt Barb. Maeme and I talked today and she and Cal will miss you greatly. I remember you always said how much I look like you and Dad. I see it more every time I look in the mirror. Thanks for being a part of my life. Annie
Pam Hougo says
Thank you very much to whomever did the anonymous donation towards my moms service. Very much appreciated 🙏