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Barbara J Lehrman

October 10, 2019

Barbara J. Lehrman 93, died Thursday October 10, 2019 at Newton Medical Center.  She was born January 17, 1926 in Marion, Kansas to Orville and Grace (Reed) Powell.


On January 4, 1948 she married William “Bill” Lehrman at Newton, Kansas and he survives of the home.


Barbara was a waitress at the former Westwend Restaurant on the West side of Newton.  She was an artist and enjoyed painting and knitting.  Family was important to Barbara and she looked forward to spending time with her loving family and friends.


She is survived by her husband William “Bill” Lehrman of Newton; daughter Cathy Lehrman and son Michael Lehrman both of Newton.  She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.


Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Monday October 14, 2019 at St. Luke Evangelical Church in Newton, Kansas with Pastor Jeffery Sparks presiding. Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday with the family receiving friends from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Petersen Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Newton, Kansas


Memorials are suggested to the Caring Hands Humane Society or St. Luke Evangelical Church in Newton in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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One thought on “Barbara J Lehrman

  1. Dear Bill, Cathy, and Michael,

    How blessed you were to have such a loving and faithful wife and mother in your lives for so many years. It is with fondness in my heart that I will remember Barbara and anticipate seeing her once again in the presence of Jesus.

    With all my love,

    David Keazirian

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