In Memoriam

Barbara Gaves - October 20, 2021

During her 33 years with Oakland University, Miss Gaves served as a clerk stenographer and as payroll manager

Barbara Gaves, stenographer, payroll manager

icon of a calendarNovember 8, 2021

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GavesIt is with deep sadness that I inform you of the death of Barbara Gaves, who passed away on October 20, 2021. Ms. Gaves joined the Oakland University community on July 15, 1963 as the clerk-stenographer and later served as the payroll manager in the office of University Human Resources until her retirement on October 18, 1996.

The family has already held a service for Ms. Gaves. To view the online obituary and to share your condolences, please visit theĀ Modetz Funeral Homes website.

The University community extends heartfelt condolences to the Gaves family and friends during this very difficult time.


Ora Hirsch Pescovitz, M.D.

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