Barbara Ann (Hussey) BierenFebruary 7, 1939 ~ November 11, 2017 (age 78)
Barbara Ann Bieren was born February 7, 1939 in Woodward, Oklahoma the daughter of John and Mildred (Friend) Hussey. She passed away at her home on November 11, 2017 at the age of 78.
As a child, Barbara moved from Oklahoma to Vale, Oregon and then to Salmon River, ID. She attended high school in Moses Lake, WA, graduating in the Class of 1957. After high school, she worked as a beautician in Ellensburg where she met John Bieren. The couple were united in marriage on May 31, 1963 in Ellensburg. The couple lived in the Elgin and Hermiston areas for several years. She later moved to Tri Cities where she lived for fifteen years and worked as a Mental Health Advocate for the State of Washington. She has lived in Umatilla for the past fifteen years.
Barbara enjoyed quilting, embroidery, working in her garden and studying her bible. She attended the King of Kings Lutheran Church in Tri Cities.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John; son, Brent Bieren; grandsons, Thomas and Austin Bieren.
She is survived by daughters, Brenda (Mike) Schlepp, Jill (Rick) Holt and Patty (Rich) Estes; son, JT (Amber) Bieren; daughter-in-law, Pam Bieren; sister, Patricia Sime; thirteen grandchildren; several great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial service will be held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday November 18, 2017 at the King of Kings Lutheran Church (5209 W. 5th Avenue Kennewick, WA 99336). A time of fellowship and refreshments will follow at the church. Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of final arrangements.
Family suggest memorial donations in Barbara’s memory be sent to the King of Kings Lutheran Church Building Fund 5209 W. 5th Avenue Kennewick, WA 99336.
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