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Esther Eva Vollmer Barnhart
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1926
Mound City
Campbell County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 2004
Benton County
Washington, USA

Obituary Daily Sun News March 31, 2004


Esther Eva Barnhart, 77, of Prosser died Monday, March 29, 2004, at the Prosser Memorial Nursing Home.

She was born Aug. 29, 1926 in Mound, S.D., the daughter of Eva (Mitzel) and Karl Vollmer.She received her education in South Dakota, later moving with her family to Grandview. In August of 1942 she married Phillip Barnhart in Grandview.Together they farmed in Grandview and raised seven children.Following the death of her husband in 1978 she made her home in Othello and Tri-Cities for a short time before returning to Prosser in 1985.

Mrs. Barnhart is survived by seven children, Neil Barnhart and wife, Thelma, Charles Barnhart and wife, Pamela, all of Grandview, Bob Barnhart of Mesa, Kathleen Williams of Clearfield, Utah, Mary Lou Bryant and Michael Barnhart and wife, Robyn, all of Prosser, and Sandra Pina and husband, Pete, of Moxee; 18 grandchildren; 21great- grandchildren; four brothers, Ruben Vollmer of Salem, Ore., Carl Vollmer and Fred Vollmer, both ofSunnyside, and Albert Vollmer of Grand Coulee City; and two sisters, Clara Kirks of Wenatchee and Martha Neugebauer of Spokane.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Phillip Barnhart; two sisters; and several brothers.

Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, April 1, 2004, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, April 2, 2004, from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside.Burial will follow at Sunnyside Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home, Sunnyside.

Daughter of Eva (MITZEL) & Karl Vollmer...Aug 1942 married Phillip Barnhart (dec'd 1978)...Farmer...1985 moved to Prosser WA after living in Othello & Tri-Cities...Mother of Neil, Charles, Bob, Kathleen, Mary Lou, Michael & Sandra...Obit Tri-City Herald, Tri-Cities (Kennewick) WA, 31 March 2004, page A9. 
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  Phillip Guy Barnhart (1918 - 1978)*
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Lower Valley Memorial Gardens
Yakima County
Washington, USA
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Record added: May 23, 2004
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Esther Eva <i>Vollmer</i> Barnhart
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Esther Eva <i>Vollmer</i> Barnhart
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Esther Eva <i>Vollmer</i> Barnhart
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