Barbara Jean Masur

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Barbara Jean Masur

July 6, 1945 - Sept. 13, 2022

CULBERTSON, Neb. ó Barbara Jean Masur, age 77, of McCook, passed away at her home Sept. 13, 2022.

She was born in McCook on July 6, 1945, to Percy and Dorothy (Wallen) Minary. Barbara attended school in McCook, graduating from McCook High School in 1963.

Barbara was married to Boyd Miller in Las Vegas in 1965, to this union four children were born: Cheryl, Diane, Todd, and Travis. Boyd preceded her in death on June 9, 2009.

She enjoyed sewing and was an excellent seamstress. She worked as an upholsterer for Melís Auto Restoration, worked for over 30 years as a med-aide at El Dorado Manor in Trenton. She enjoyed gardening, canning, making jelly, and baking pies. Barbara was a member of Eagles Lodge, serving in many of the organization offices. She was an avid reader.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Percy and Dorothy; husbands, Boyd Miller and Melvin Masur; son, Todd; grandson, Shane Miller; brother, Roger Minary; son-in-law, Dale Emhovick.

Barbara is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Miller of Kearney and Diane Emhovick of Sutherland, son, Travis (Brenda) of Culbertson; 10 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; five stepchildren,step-grandchildren; sisters, Maxine (Tom) Lingman of Pierre, S.D., and Gloria (Paul) Gonzales of Greeley, Colo.; three brothers, Kenneth (Ann) Minary, Gayle Minary and Douglas Minary, all of Culbertson.

Barbara chose cremation. Rosary will be recited Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at Herrmann-Jones Funeral Chapel in McCook with Father Gary Brethour officiating. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, 10 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church in Trenton. The graveside inurnment will be in the Culbertson Cemetery at 1 p.m. Friends may leave online condolences at Memorials may be left in Barbaraís name. Herrmann-Jones Funeral Chapel is entrusted with arrangements.