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Barbara G. M. Riff

April 9, 1947 — November 15, 2020

Barbara G.M. Riff, 73, of Berlin, NH, passed away on Sunday November 15, 2020 of injuries received in an automobile accident. She was born in Thurso, Scotland the daughter of Harry and Barbara (MacDonald) Adams and moved to the US after her marriage when she was 20. Barbara was a devoted and loving wife and mother who gave tirelessly of herself to family and friends alike. Her capacity to care for others and her kindness and generosity of spirit were such a blessing not only to her family but to those that she cared for throughout the years. She had been employed as a home health aide at AV Home Care Services.

Barbara’s infectious laugh and her ability to connect with others will be sorely missed by her family which includes her son Walter Riff of Merrimack, NH; her daughter Heather Green of Worcester, VT; grandchildren Miranda, Samantha and Amelia; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Tracy R. Riff.

There will be no services. Interment will be in the NH State Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, NH. The Bryant and Fleury-Patry Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online guestbook at

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