Barbara Lafferty, 84, of Burlington, died at 2:35 PM Wednesday, December 23, 2020, at the Prairie Ridge Care & Rehabilitation in Mediapolis.
Born November 2, 1936, in Illinois, she was the daughter of Earl and Edith Myers. On April 5, 1958, she married William Lafferty in Oquawka, IL. He later passed on January 10, 2012.
Barbara worked as a factory worker for many years, and eventually retired from Great River Medical Center Dietary Department.
Barbara enjoyed reading, sewing and watching ghost stories on TV. She loved her church family. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her children: Teresa (Scott) Krieger of Mediapolis, IA, Jeff Lafferty of Burlington, Lisa Lafferty of Burlington, and Ron Lafferty of Burlington; grandchildren, Aaron (Michelle) Lafferty of Colorado, Lindsay (Toby) Logan of West Burlington, Megan (Darren) Ronner of Illinois, Dustin (Julia) Lafferty of Utah, Andrew Lafferty of Burlington, and Jordan (Taylor) Krieger; eight great-grandchildren; one sister, Pat (Gary) Miller of Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, five sisters, one brother and her in-laws.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Prugh Crematory.
Per the families request, there will be no visitation or services.
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