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Alma Bernice Barnard, 91, of Columbus, died at 11:08 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Columbus Regional Hospital.
She had been a member of First Christian Church in Columbus since 1950 and was a homemaker and a loving wife and mother.
In keeping with Alma’s wishes, cremation is planned with private inurnment at Ladoga Cemetery, Ladoga, IN, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Christian Church or the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements were made by Myers-Reed Chapel on 25th Street.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.myers-reed.com.
Born Dec. 26, 1921, in Worthington, IN, Alma was the daughter of Isabell Hayden. She married Robert Barnard July 29, 1945, in Silver Springs, MD.
Survivors include her husband; sons, James L. Barnard, Skokie, IL, and Craig A. (Rosemary) Barnard, Batavia, IL; grandchildren, Tom Barnard, Reseda, CA, Dan (Jenn) Barnard, West Lafayette, and Brynne Barnard and Steven Barnard, both of Chicago; and a brother-in-law, Harley (Joetta) Barnard of Ladoga.
She was preceded in death by her mother.