Barbara L. (Kolstee) Reynolds

December 6, 1936 ~ August 8, 2021 (age 84)

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Barbara L. (nee Kolstee) Reynolds, 84, of Niagara Falls, NY, passed into eternal life on August 8, 2021.  Born on December 6, 1936 in Clymer, NY, she was the daughter of the late Albert Kolstee and Louise (nee Trump) Kolstee Lewis and the step-daughter of the late Arthur Clark Lewis.


Barbara was employed as a bookkeeper for various local businesses.  She enjoyed watching NASCAR and the Miami Dolphins.  Barbara was a talented cook and baker and a member of the Buff Social Club.  Above all, she loved spending time with her family and friends.


Barbara is survived by her husband, Howard Reynolds; her son, Raymond L. Jensen, Jr.; grandchildren, Alec and Sean Jensen; a brother, Donald Kolstee and several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Besides her parents and step-father, she was predeceased by her former spouse, Raymond L. Jensen, Sr. and siblings, Charles Kolstee and Howard Kolstee.


The family will be present on Monday from 3-7 p.m. at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY  (716-297-9007) where Barbara’s funeral service and Life Celebration will be held on Tuesday, August 17th at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Laura Norris-Buisch officiating.  Prayers of committal and interment will follow in Niagara Falls Memorial Park Cemetery, Lewiston, NY.  Friends invited. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to Roswell Park Alliance Foundation.  Professional arrangements are under the direction of the Goodlander family.  Share condolences at

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August 16, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304

Funeral Service
August 17, 2021

11:00 AM
Otto Redanz Funeral Home
2215 Military Road
Niagara Falls, NY 14304


Roswell Park Alliance Foundation
P.O. Box 631, Buffalo NY 14240

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