Nancy L. "Nanny" Barklage, 66, of Sedalia died on Saturday, September 17, 2011 at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was born March 23, 1945, the daughter of Forrest and Julia (Wallace) Wagner.
Nancy was a very active member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and the Daughters of Isabel. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. And her family and friends were the most important part of her life. Her grandchildren love her and enjoyed all their times with "Nanny".
Nancy was a cosmetologist for over 35 years. She worked a large part of those years at the Fashion Flair in Sedalia. Nancy also enjoyed her work and the people and family who ate at the Wheel Inn. Life excited Nancy and being highly active and with her family and friends contributed much to her happiness.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Bobby Barklage; her son Douglas Barklage and his wife Jamie; 2 grandsons, Cole and Brody Barklage; her granddaughter, Julia Barklage; 2 brothers, Pat and Steven Wagner; 4 sisters, Dorothy Gudenschwager, Judy Clark, Georgia Hunsaker and Kathy A. Wagner; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Forrest and Julia Wagner; 2 brothers, Forrest Francis Wagner and James Douglas Wagner; and her sister, Margaret Elizabeth Opfer.
Funeral services will be at 10:00AM, Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with Father Mark Miller, C.PP.S officiating. Pallbearers will be Shawn Hunsaker, Scott Clark, Rick Gudenschwager, Pat Wagner, Jr., Robert Barklage, Craig Barklage and Michael Opfer. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery.
The Rosary will be prayed at 7:00PM, Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home. The Barklage family will then receive friends until 9:00PM at the funeral home. St. Jude's Chrildren's Hospital, in care of the funeral home, is the suggested for memorial contributions. Online condolences may be shared at EwingSchutteSemlerFH.com.