Robin Lee Barron

September 5, 2018 24 Condolences Print Obituary Send Flowers

It is with heavy hearts, we regret to announce the passing of a loving wife, mother, nanny, sister, and aunt.

Robin Barron passed away peacefully in her home due to heart failure on September 1st, 2018 with her loving husband, Gerald (Jerry) Mader, by her side.

Robin was born in North Sydney on January 4, 1960. She was born to her parents Cornelius (Nick) and Jean Barron.

Robin was extremely dedicated to her family, who she truly cherished. She opened her heart and home to many over the years, but it was noticeable that her grandchildren were the true sparkle in her eyes.

Robin was one of the kindest, funniest people you could ever meet. Her kind heart, contagious laugh, and joking nature would always leave you with a joyous feeling.

Robin was predeceased by: her parents, Nick and Jean Barron and recently, her brother John (Connie) Barron.

She is survived by: her husband Gerald (Jerry) Mader; brothers: Steve (Dena), Clifford (Joan), and Tim (Linda); sisters: Vangie Leger (Bill), and Paula Terry (Linden); Son, Shamus Barron (Larissa), Grandchildren: Sharla Houle, Lilliana, Brean, and Blake Barron; step children: Michael Mackinnon, Manchasta Boyd, Jessica (Christopher) Mader, and Gavin Mader; step grandchildren: Jessannee, Ryleigh, Grayson Boyd, sister in law Arlene Barron, as well as many extended family and close friends.

Celebration of Life
Saturday September 8, 2:00 pm
Trinity Funeral Home Chapel
10530-116 St. NW Edmonton, Alberta

A Later funeral mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am, Friday October 12 at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in North Sydney, Nova Scotia. Family flowers only.  Followed by a tea and coffee and a graveside service at Holy Cross cemetery North Sydney where she will be laid to rest.

Donations may be made in memory of Robin L. Barron to the Edmonton Heart and Stroke foundation or to a charity of your choice.

  1. My darling sister, Robin. We will miss the good old days of you.We wish you were here so that when we say :Remember when…, We can actually see your smile and hear your laugh. We want to reach out and tell you how much we miss you.We know you and the other angels are walking together and watching down on us. Time hopefully can heal a broken heart. A sister like you is an guardian angel in disguise.You were loved by all who knew you.You always put other people wishes ahead of you own. A kind deed is like water for a flower: It makes thr heart bloom. You planted a garden in a lot of hearts over the years. We love you dear Robin. Always in our hearts. Vangie & Bill


  2. Shamus and family,Jerry and all of Robin’s family and friends we send our deepest condolences, thoughts, prayers and love at this difficult time. So sorry for the loss of your loved one, Robin. May she Rest in Peace.Take Care and Remember the good times xo

  3. Dearest shamus and family, I can not tell you how heavy my heart felt when I heard of your moms passing! Your mom and I go back a long time , she was a wonderful human being and will be greatly missed.thinking of everyone during this difficult time! Xo

  4. Sincere sympathy to all the family, our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time of sorrow. Remembering her always, cousin Darlene and Francis Rozicki…….

  5. Our sincere condolences to all my wonderful cousins and all of Robins family. I wish I had the pleasure of knowing her. Rest in peace Robin.

  6. RIP robin and prayers to her family ❤️I will always remember the laughs we had growing up on Gannon Road ❤️

  7. Our sincere condolences to all my wonderful cousins and all Robins family. I wish I had the pleasure of knowing her. Rest in peace Robin.

    • We are so sorry to hear of Robins passing. There has not been enough time passed to grieve the loss of Connie and now another sad blow to a wonderful family. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May their memories linger on forever in our thoughts and deeds and make us all better people because of their presence.

  8. God Bless you dear Jerry, Shamus, Larrisa and family. You guys were her whole life. No one can ever take her place. Sincere condolences. Love & Hugs, Auntie Vangie & Uncle Bill

    • My sincere condolences to all of Robin’s family at this time of sorrow. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of need.

  9. I am so very sad to hear that Robin has passed away. I have so many happy memories of her. There was always fun and laughter on Centre Street when Robin was present. Rest in peace sweet Robin. To the family, I am so sorry for your loss. Hugs, Carol Hillier (Power)

  10. To all of Robin’s family and friends and especially Shamus, Larissa, Jerry, all of the grandchildren and extended families…..Our deepest and heart felt condolences over this unexpected and long lasting loss. God Bless you all and Rest In Peace Robin…you will be sorely missed. Love and hugs…Dan and “Auntie G”

  11. Sincere condolences to all of Robins family…. thinking of you at this most difficult time. Corena&Cyril Dicks

  12. Our deepest thoughts and prays to Jerry and family on the sudden passing of Robin. I am so happy that I was with her 2 days before her passing as we sang, laughed and danced to her favorite back home songs. She always put other people first no matter how she was feeling that day. We will miss her laugh, smile and her big beautiful heart.
    Love and miss you so much Robin. R.I.P.
    Judy Watkins and Steve Zubko

  13. My deepest sympathies to you Gerry for your loss of your sharing, caring and kind wife. I will always remember her hello’s and goodbye’s in the halls and beautiful hugs. May God comfort you and keep you through this time.

  14. To the family so sorry for the loss of Robin she was a beautiful person inside and out thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time lisa and stevie

  15. I am so saddened to read of Robin’s passing.She must have been needed somewhere special.My deepest condolences to all.

  16. I am so sadened to read of Robin’s passing.She must have been needed some place special.

  17. I am so sad to hear of robins passing .Many good times and laughs we had on the gannon road .your laughter and smiling face will always be remembered .My deepest sympathy to all the family

  18. Our sincere sympathy to Robin’s family. So saddened to hear of your loss.

  19. Robin was a very special person. I will miss her very much. She’s going back to her beloved Cape Breton. My sympathies to Gerry and his family and Robin’s family and to all who loved her. She will be with the angels.


  20. Robin…you were not only a wonderful sister in law to me you were also a dear dear friend…WE LAUGHED WE CRIED WE SHARED. I am blessed having had you in my life for the past eight years and you will still be ever on my mind and in my heart. You opened your arms to me from the beginning and showed an unconditional love towards me and for that I will forever be grateful THANK YOU DARLIN. You shot from the with an open always called you as you seen it and that is only one of the reasons I had so much respect for you. Your over the top sense of humor would bring anyone to tears of laughter. Whenever we spoke you always said to me…Ardena darlin I love you with all my heart…and I to you darlin.
    You know your MOM DAD and your brother Connie are at the gate with outstretched arms to comfort you for the loved ones you had to leave behind. Rest peacefully Robin I miss you and when it is time for me join you..we will LAUGH CRY AND SHARE AGAIN.!!!

    So this is not goodbye…this is til we are together again. GOD BLESS

  21. Jerry Shamus and Family…You all were the center of her being. God Bless. Our heartfelt sympathy and condolences to you. Love Uncle Steve and Aunt Dena.

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