John Barbier, age 88, of Vanguard passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 9, 2023 at Cypress House, Swift Current.

The Memorial Service for John Barbier of Swift Current will take place on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 2:00 pm from Church of the Open Bible in Swift Current with Pastor Jay Hinds officiating.

The service will be livestreamed and the link posted on the funeral home website the day of the service. The service is also being recorded and will be posted as soon as possible.

There will be a luncheon immediately following the service in the gym.

In lieu of flowers and in memory or John Barbier, donations made to the Vanguard and District Recreation Board (Box 53, Vanguard, SK, S0N 2V0 or e-transfer to would be appreciated by the family.

Funeral arrangements are in care of Swift Current Funeral Home. For further information please call 306-773-8355 or to leave a personal message of condolence on the family’s obituary page, please go to