Barbara Anne Ewing

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Barbara Anne Ewing


Barbara Ewing, 71, was born February 20, 1943, to Joe and Pearl Lewis in Cleveland, Ohio. She passed away at Mercy Hospice in Johnston on July 30, 2014.

Barbara loved to shop, play Pandora's Box, visit Walmart on a daily basis, and take camping trips with her husband.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Thomas Ewing; daughters, Brenda Trogdon, Sandra Trogdon, Tammy Trogdon, and Annette Trogdon; sons, Ron Trogdon and Rodney Trogdon; 11 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren; her sister, Sharon Walker; and brothers, Randy Lewis, Warren Lewis, Don Lewis, and Larry Lewis. She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Virginia, and one brother.

Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at Hamilton's Altoona Funeral Home, 105 4th Street SW in Altoona. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Monday evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the in loving memory of Barbara.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home
Hamilton's Altoona Funeral Home
105 Fourth Street SW Altoona, IA 50009
(515) 967-4272
Funeral Home Details
Published in Des Moines Register on Aug. 3, 2014
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