Barbara J. Isackson, 77, lifelong Duluth resident, passed away on Friday October 26, 2018 at the Aftenro Home. She was born in Duluth on November 24, 1940 to John and Ruth Maki. Barb graduated from Duluth Central High School. She worked at Park Point Manor as a CNA until her retirement. Barb loved dogs, relaxing at the cabin and spending time with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Marilyn Clark Aguilar. She is survived by her son Mark Paulson; her brother John Maki; her grandchildren John Paulson, Makinzie Clark, Isabel Clark, and John Clark; her cousins Judy Lund and Corrine Helmen; her neices Christina Maki and Sarah Maki; and other extended family. Visitation will be held on Monday October 29, 2018 from 10AM until the 11AM Funeral Service in Dougherty Funeral Home. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home. 600 E. 2nd St. Duluth, MN 55805. 218-727-3555.