Betty Elaine (Stokes) Barnes
Betty Elaine (Stokes) Barnes, 84, Omaha, Nebraska, died Saturday, August 4, 2012 at Hartford Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut.
She was born September 1, 1927 to Vincent James and Helen (Gorman) Stokes in Craig, Missouri.
Betty was married to the late Ronald E. Barnes for 57 years.
She was a parishioner at Lord of Love Lutheran Church in Omaha, NE. She leaves to celebrate her life her loving son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Elvita Barnes of Kensington, CT, her grandchildren, Sarah and Kevin Larsen, Kelly and Luis Ramirez, Brett, Erica and Austin Barnes and her great-grandchildren, Shea, Izabella, Emily and Preston. She also leaves behind two sisters-in-law, Marilyn Barnes of St. Joseph, MO and Dorothy Barnes of Topeka, KS and many nieces, nephews, neighbors and friends.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Services: 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family suggests memorial gifts to Easter Seals Capper Foundation, 3500 SW 10th Ave., Topeka, KS 66604.