ELIZABETH KATHERINE BARTON
Elizabeth Katherine Barton, 95, of Quincy, died at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday (February 24, 2016) in Good Samaritan Home.
Born October 6, 1920 in Quincy, Elizabeth was the daughter of Arthur A. and Anna Mae Greene Lohmeyer Sr. She married David L. Barton on October 14, 1947 in Quincy. He preceded her in death on September 11, 1973.
Elizabeth loved being active with her church family at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church and was the last surviving charter member of the church. She also enjoyed cross stitch, working puzzles and in her younger years, bowling.
Elizabeth began her career with Illinois Bell Telephone as an operator and worked her way up to Senior Clerk until her retirement in 1980. She was active with the A T & T Pioneers and the Gabber's Lunch Club.
Survivors include a daughter, Barb Ingram (Lance) of Quincy; a grandson, Kyle Ingram of Quincy; a brother, Arthur A. "Bud" Lohmeyer (Elaine "Mickey") of Quincy; a sister, Karen Lohmeyer of Quincy; a nephew, Richard Baker of WA; and two nieces, Cynthia Clark (Larry) of Old Line, CT and Cathy Smith (Scott) of Salt Lake City, UT.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, David; and two sisters, Marian Baker and Marjorie Laudwig.
Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 10:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with the Rev. Martin Eden officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be Saturday morning from 9:30 until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church or Transistions CRC.