Barbara Ann (nee Tubbs) Serra passed away peacefully June 15, 2022. Born February 27, 1933 to the late Charles Tubbs and the late Lorene Tubbs in Gibson, MO.
Loving mother of Charlie (Chuck) Serra, Jr. (Connie Guccione) of St. Louis, MO. Beloved grandmother of Dana (Ryan) Wilson. Dear step grandmother of Christina Guccione. Great Grandmother of Luci Wilson, and Malcom (Mac) Wilson. Loving step great grandmother of Wil Guccione and Sophie Guccione. Beloved sister of Betty Moore. Dear aunt of Renee’ (John) Costello and Kevin Moore (Colleen). She is also survived by one great niece, two great nephews, two great nieces, one great great nephew and three great great nieces.
Barbara is preceded in death by her parents, sons Michael Serra and Mark Serra; grandchildren Tony Serra and Mark Serra, Jr. and life partner Joe Rizzo.
Barbara’s work as a waitress until retirement when she began working at Wal-Mart. She always spoke of Wal-Mart being a “fun job” because she worked in the fabric department, she loved sewing and she was very good at it too. Her greatest passion was tap dancing. Barbara loved spending time with her beloved sister Betty having lunch, dinner’s and afterwards playing cards, board games, and puzzles. Barbara and Betty loved watching the Cardinals and football together. They even managed to continue through the pandemic. She will surely be missed.
VISITATION: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at Michel Funeral Home 5930 Southwest Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63139 from 6-8 p.m. with funeral services beginning at 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations appreciated to the Alzheimer’s Association.
ARRANGEMENTS UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MICHEL FUNERAL HOME