Barbara A. Sweigart, 68, of Slater, died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, at Research Medical Center in Kansas City.
Cremation. Memorial visitation will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to Salter Public Library.
Born Oct. 20, 1942, in Royalton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William V. and Erma Snyder Fies. On June 20, 1959, in Middletown, Pa., she married Robert E. Sweigart who survives of the home. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Slater and the Slater Public Library Board. She worked as a bookkeeper most of her life including with the State of Missouri, Edward Jones, Western Auto and Anthony Eddy Taxidermy in Slater.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Jodi Fuemmeler and her husband, Douglas, of Slater; two grandchildren, Lindsay Ann Fuemmeler and Tanner Audsley Fuemmeler, both of Slater; and one brother, Richard L. Fies of Whitehall, Pa..
She was preceded in death by two brothers, William V. Fies II and Charles E. Fies; and two sisters, Kathryn Fies Gimberling and Virginia Fies Black.
Additional information provided per family recompense.