|Birth: ||Dec. 21, 1929|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2012|
Dena I. Barnes, 82, resident of Bartlesville, died Friday, December 7, 2012 at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 in the East Cross United Methodist Church with Pastor Jeff Burrus officiating, assisted by E.J. Barnes of Trenton, Missouri. Cremation arrangements were directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.
A memorial has been established and those who wish to make a contribution in memory of Mrs. Barnes may do so to: 2448 East 81st Street Suite 3000, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74137.
Dena I. Barnes was born December 21, 1929 at Bartlesville, Oklahoma to Harry Van and Mary Emma (Dulany) Neher. She grew up in the Bartlesville, Ramona and Oglesby, Oklahoma areas and graduated high school at Ramona, Oklahoma in 1948. Mrs. Barnes lived in Washington State for 2 years while her parents were employed in the ship yards during WWII. She returned to Bartlesville and was married to Ray Barnes on July 30, 1949 at the Lutheran Church; they were married for 63 years. Mr. and Mrs. Barnes made their home in Ochelata from 1950 to 1961 when they moved back to Bartlesville. Mrs. Barnes was employed for many years as a secretary at Wayside Elementary School where she touched the lives of many children. Dena's favorite pastimes were fishing and spending time with family.
Mrs. Barnes was preceded in death by her parents and two great-grandchildren Ryan Barnes and Trenton Woody.
Published in Examiner-Enterprise from December 11, 2012 to January 10, 2013
Harry V. Neher (1895 - 1978)
Emma Mary Neher (1902 - 1984)
Note: Cremation arrangements were directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.
Plot: Dena Neher Barnes
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