|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1951|
|Death: ||Mar. 11, 2010|
Barbara Ann Sheets, the daughter of Leland and Lyda (Geiswinkler) Bargen, was born on October 6, 1951 at Superior, Nebraska. She passed away on March 11, 2010 at
her home in Superior, Nebraska at the age of 58 years, 5 months and 5 days.
Barb graduated from Superior High School and the University of Nebraska. She was a lifetime member of Salem Lutheran Church being baptized on December 9, 1951 by Rev. J.A. Reuter and confirmed by Rev. Paul Kinyon. She was united in marriage to Michael Sheets on June 24, 1989 at Salem Lutheran Church, rural Superior.
Barb worked for several years at Central National Bank, after working as a math teacher for Shelton High School in Shelton, Nebraska.
Barb loved to read, had traveled to many countries, and enjoyed watching Nebraska Football. Barb's greatest joy was her family.
She was a member of the NSEA holding the past office of treasure, and she also held church offices at Salem Lutheran Church, she was a past Lady Vesty parade chairperson.
Preceded in death by her mother-in-law, Ruth Sheets; brother and sister-in-law, Jim & Bev Sheets and nephew James Sheets.
She is survived by her husband Mike of Superior; daughter and son-in-law, Laura and Jeff Weber of Lincoln; sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Missy Nelson of Grand Island and Jeff and Munju Nelson of Lincoln, Nebraska; 4 grandchildren, Ethan Weber, Skylee, Tycen and Kameron Nelson; parents, Leland and Lyla (sic) Bargen, father-in-law, Stan Sheets all of Superior; sisters and brothers-in-law, Sharon and Roger Vollertson of Syracuse, Nebraska; Nancy and Brian Christy of Lincoln, Nebraska; brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Dixie Bargen of Superior; nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held on Monday, March 15, 2010 from the Salem Lutheran Church in rural Superior with Rev. Evelyn Phillips officiating.
Pallbearers were Lynn Bargen, Kevin Bargen, Lonnie Bargen, Vaughn Bargen, Daryl Wilton, Vic Bargen, Terry Bargen and Matt Bargen.
Interment was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Superior, Nebraska
Condolences may be sent to Megrue-Price Funeral Home, PO Box 282, Superior, NE 68978.
Megrue-Price Funeral Home of Superior, Nebraska was in charge of the arrangements.
The Nuckolls County Locomotive-Gazette, Thursday, March 18, 2010; pg. 7
Leland George Frederick Bargen (1927 - 2010)
Lyda Marie Geiswinkler Bargen (1927 - 2016)
Married June 24, 1989
Parents of Laura, Mike and Jeff
Plot: Section 11, Lot 16
Maintained by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Originally Created by: Marilyn Sanner Keim
Record added: Mar 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49599428