Inez U. Barger



Inez Ursula Winslow Barger, 103, of Westminster, died Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster.

Born June 3, 1910, in Cedar Bluffs, Neb., she was the daughter of the late John McClaren and Mary Ann Jeanette Knapp Winslow. She was the wife of Benjamin Melvin Frederick Barger, who she married in 1944, and who died in 1982.

She attended Coe College in Iowa, Nebraska Wesleyan University and the University of Wisconsin. She became a school teacher and taught in Nebraska for 12 years, then in Prince George's County for 12 years.

She was a resident of Carroll Lutheran Village, having moved there in 1983 following her husband's death. She resided in an independent apartment until 2005, when she moved into assisted living. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Westminster.

Surviving are daughter Marsha Barger and husband Robert Farinholt, of Sykesville; step-granddaughters Jessica Farinholt and companion John Haggerty, of Laurel, and Cassondra Liles and husband Robbie, of Garner, N.C.; great-grandchildren Parker, Hannah and Avery Liles; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by sisters Catherine Winslow and Isabelle Brayman.

Per her request, arrangements are private.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Carroll Hospice Dove House, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157.

Arrangements are by Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home in Westminster.

Online condolences may be offered at www.myersdurborawfh.com.

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Funeral Home

Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home - Westminster
91 Willis Street Westminister, MD 21157
410-848-3933

Published in Carroll County Times on Mar. 22, 2014