January 25, 1933 - January 31, 2020
Nancy L. Barney, 87, of Kearney, died Friday, January 31, 2020 at her home. Memorial Services will be held 2:30 p.m., February 6, 2019 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church with Mother Stephanie Swinnea officiating. Inurnment in the church columbarium will follow the service. Memorials are suggested to the Warren R. Barney and Nancy L. Barney Nursing Scholarship Fund at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Kearney Campus or the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. Nancy was born January 25, 1933 in Kearney to Everett and Elaine (Sullivan) Randall. She grew up in Kearney and graduated from Kearney High School in 1951. She was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority while attending the University of Nebraska at Lincoln where she earned her teaching degree. In 1955 she began teaching at Emerson Elementary in Kearney. Nancy married Gerald Ingram in 1955 and they moved to Lincoln. In 1967 Nancy returned to Kearney and taught at Bryant and Emerson Elementary until retiring in 1987. Gerald passed away in 1983. Nancy married Warren R. Barney in 1986 in Kearney. He passed away in 1992. Nancy was a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Buffalo County Historical Society, a volunteer at the Frank House, Kearney V.F.W. Auxiliary, and the Good Samaritan Hospital Auxiliary. She also enjoyed organizing the class of 1951 reunions. Nancy loved spending time with her grandchildren, traveling, playing bridge and collecting antique dolls. Nancy is survived by her daughter Leigh Bertholf and husband Rod of Omaha, NE; son, Mike Ingram and wife Hyeun of New Brockton, AL; grandsons, Jesse Bertholf and wife Kassandra, Taylor Bertholf and wife Megan, Samuel, Ethan, and Luke Ingram; granddaughters, Michaela Ingram, Paige Bertholf and; two great grandchildren; sister, Janet Randall-Wolfson and husband Ron of Reno, NV; and cousin Janice Martin and husband Bill of Gibbon. Nancy was preceded in death by two husbands, Gerald Ingram and Warren R. Barney.
Nancy L. Barney, 87, of Kearney, died Friday, January 31, 2020 at her home. Memorial Services will be held 2:30 p.m., February 6, 2019 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church with Mother Stephanie Swinnea officiating. Inurnment in the church columbarium... View Obituary & Service Information
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