Barbara Jo Blood

October 10, 1948 ~ March 20, 2019 (age 70)

Barbara Jo Blood age 70 of Crosby died on March 20, 2019 as a result of an automobile accident.  Barb was born on October 10, 1948 in Crosby to William and Elaine (Evans) Robinson.

She graduated from the Crosby-Ironton High School, class of 1966. Barb married John Blood on August 13, 1966 in Ironton.  She was an area cook. Her employment includes; Roy’s Café, Sun Down Café, North County Café, Jim’s Lunch, Timber’s Diner and the Cuyuna Regional Medical Center.


Barb is survived by son, John (Kris) Blood Jr. of Deerwood; daughter, Susan (Pete) Bratsch of Robbinsdale; a brother, Jeff (Karen) Northburg of Aitkin; ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren.


Preceding Barb in death are her parents; husband, John (March 15, 2019); step father, Francis Northburg; brothers, Marlin and Harold Robinson and Darrel Northburg; and a sister, Sandra Arruda.


Memorial services for Barb and John will be held 3:00 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2019 at the Cascade United Methodist Church in Deerwood.  Burial will be at the Lakewood Cemetery in Crosby.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church on Sunday. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby 

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