Ninalee Barton, 76, of Slater, died Sunday, March 15, 2009, at University of Missouri-Columbia Hospital.
Cremation. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, March 17, 2009, at 11 a.m. at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater, with Rev. Pam Sebastian officiating. Bethany Weiker, organist, will play "Ave Maria" and "Shennandoah." Cremation will follow the services. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Fitzgibbon Cancer Center.
Born Dec. 31, 1932, in St. Louis, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Katherine Gallegas Moore. On Aug. 15, 1992, in Las Vegas, Nev., she married Kenneth A. Barton, who survives of the home. She was the activity director at Westport Estates Assisted Living in Marshall and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary in Liberty. She and her husband had lived in Slater since 2005, moving from Lakewood, Calif.