Beverly Ruth Barker

Beverly Ruth Barker, 79, of Leavenworth, died, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, at her home. She was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Earl and Ruth (Krummel) Malotte.

Kristin K. Meek

On Nov. 24, 1956, Beverly married Keith Barker. He preceded her in death in 2015. She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Beverly is survived by a daughter, Kathy (Don) Stinnett; a son, Gary (Diana) Barker; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Bill (Rita) Malotte.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, at Maywood Community Church (11201 Parallel Pkwy, Kansas City, KS 66109). A funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, at the church. Burial will follow at Maywood Church Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Maywood Community Church Vacation Bible School Program. Arrangements in care of R.L. Leintz Funeral Home.