September 27, 2024 ~ November 4, 2014
Wanda L. Barkman, age 90, passed away Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 7:05 PM at Helia Healthcare in Greenville. All services will be private with burial in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Wanda was born on September 27, 1924 in Shabbona, IL to Elmer and Rosella (Holland) Fleming. She married Lester Barkman, Jr. on September 14, 1946 in Shabbona, IL. He died October 2, 1999. She is survived by her daughter Sandra K. Holzhauer of Greenville, her sister Joyce Jacobson of Leland, IL, one granddaughter and two great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, a son Gary Barkman, and a sister Doris Bly. She grew up in Shabbona, IL and lived in several town after her marriage. She and her husband moved to Greenville in 1960. She had worked for Attorney Tom Meyer and also for the Bond County ASCS Office. She was a member of the Greenville First United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions are suggested to Helia Healthcare Activities Department.
All services will be private
May these words bring you comfort and hope as they did for our family during our loss. Found at Isaiah 25:8 "He will swallow up death forever, And the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will wipe away the tears from all faces. The reproach of his people he will take away from all the earth, For Jehovah himself has spoken it." Your neighbor and friend, Maddy Hernandez