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Marcella P. (Spahn) Barnes

Friday, May 1, 2009

July 25-1917-April 30, 2009

LINCOLN -- Marcella P. ( Spahn) Barnes, 91, of Lincoln, widow of John F. Barnes, died Thursday, April 30, 2009.

She was born July 25, 1917, in Culbertson to Peter and Lydia (Wacker) Spahn.

She moved to Lincoln in 1958 and was a longtime receptionist at Union Insurance Co., retiring in 1979.

She was a former member of the Havelock United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John; her parents; three brothers; and three sisters.

Survivors include her daughters, Mary Barnes of Cambridge, Mass; and Marie Heppell of Buffalo Grove, Ill.; a sister, Bernice Mushlitz of Omaha; a granddaugher; and one great-grandson.

A celebration of life service will be at 10 a.m., Monday at the Eastmont Towers Chapel with the Rev. Dr. Robert Chitwood officiating.

Condolences or personal reflections may sent online at www.roperandsons.com

Memorials in lieu of flowers to Eastmont Towers Foundation or Tabitha Hospice.

Roper and Sons Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.