Francina B. Barker, 75, of Wilmington, DE passed away on April 8, 2017. She was born March 31 1942 in the Netherlands, and at the age of 6 she immigrated to the United States. Francina was a graduate of Bridgeton High School, Bridgeton, NJ. She attended Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing in Philadelphia and became an RN. She worked at Christiana Hospital for many years. She loved all animals and working outdoors.
Francina was preceded in death by her parents, Jacobus and Antonia Blauw and recently lost her husband of 53 years Albert Lee Barker. She is survived by her sister and brother in-law Antonia and Joel Edelstein .
A visitation will be held on Tuesday April 11 at 9:30 am followed by a service at 10am at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1120 Darley Rd. Wilmington, 19810. Interment will be in Overlook Cemetery, Bridgeton, NJ. Flowers will be accepted, or contributions may be made to Trinity Presbyterian Church. To send messages of condolence visit