Barbara graduated from Petoskey High School and volunteered at The Salvation Army in the food pantry. She enjoyed assisting with activities at the Evergreen Apartments and was very involved in the community events they hosted. Barbara had a passion for reading books and knitting. She had a big heart and loved people, and had many friends in her community whom she will be fondly remembered by.
Barbara is survived by her daughter, Wendy (Luis) Herrera of Charleston, S.C.; grandchild, Hunter Herrera; siblings: Robert (Karen) Belton of Petoskey, Carol (Denny) Parker of Grand Haven, Deborah (Richard) Greenwell of Mansfield, Texas, Kevin (Jill) Griffin of Naples, Florida, and Jeff (Connie) Griffin of Hot Springs, Arkansas; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Coy, in 2009; father, Edward Belton; mother, Helen (Krueger) Griffin; and step-father, Kenneth Griffin.
The Memorial Service will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at The Salvation Army, Grand Haven. Majors Jay and Sally Davis will be officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to The Salvation Army, Grand Haven. Please visit www.klaassenfuneralhome.com to sign Barbara’s online guestbook.