Barbara J. Masterson Wirth
1943 - 2009
Barbara J. Masterson Wirth was lovingly carried by angels and placed in the arms of her Savior on Dec. 19, 2009.
She lost a brave and hard-fought battle with lung and brain cancer with her loved ones at her side.
Mrs. Wirth was born July 27, 1943 in Glendale, Ariz. to Lee and Annabell Thompson.
She was orphaned at a young age and adopted by Edithe Crosby.
She lived in Cleveland, Ohio before moving to Camp Verde in 1991 and then to Pine.
She was preceded in death by her biological parents, her adoptive mother and first husband, William “Billy” Masterson.
She is survived by her devoted and loving husband, Harold Wirth; her one and only daughter, Cindy (Biada) Schleigh; adoring grandchildren, Tiffany, Spencer, Jordan and Tyler; numerous dear friends and her “boy,” Sonny.
A Mass of the Resurrection will be scheduled at St. Jerome’s Roman Catholic Church, 35th Ave. in Phoenix.