‹ Return to Current Obituaries

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Barbara's visitation.


Barbara Lou Ellen Ronimous

Barbara Lou Ellen Ronimous, 75, of Madison, Missouri passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 at her home. She was born March 21, 1941 in Randolph County, Missouri to James Stanley and Claudia Marie (Wolverton) Harlan. Barbara was a member of the Middle Grove Christian Church. She played the piano and gave many piano lessons. She had been employed by A.B Chance as an assembler before her retirement. She was a member of the D.A.R, D.A.C, Phi Theta Kappa, Historical Society, VFW Auxiliary, and friends of the Library. After her retirement, she kept very busy enjoying her life. She liked mushroom hunting, cards on Wednesday with the Senior Center, cards on Thursday evenings at friends, and planning family reunions. She was very involved with her grandchildren. Gardening and canning were some of the other things she enjoyed. She and a friend would “deer hunt “together, which consisted of just watching the deer. Over time, she had collected over $10,000 in coupons to send to Military Members. She liked to visit the Veterans Hospital in Mexico and volunteer her time. She will be missed by many. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; husband Alfred “Bill” Ronimous; son, Olan W. Briscoe; sister, Pauline Moore; brothers: Lloyd Harlan, James Marvin Harlan, Ralph Harlan, and William Marion Harlan. Survivors include sons: James M. Briscoe of Moberly, Missouri and Thomas A. (Becky) Harrison of Huntsville, Missouri; daughter, Barbara Ann (Jacob) Pope of Portland, Oregon; grandchildren: Paul Harrison, Kyler Bennett, Rowan Pope, and Willow Pope A visitation will be held on Sunday, March 26, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Million Taylor Funeral Homes of Moberly. A memorial service will be held on Monday, March 27, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville. Inurnment will follow services. Memorial Contributions may be made to: Cancer Research, Wounded Warrior Project, or Donor's Choice. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Barbara Lou Ellen Ronimous please visit our Sympathy Store.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

HI, BARB WAS VERY LIKED BY EVERYONE. WE WORKRD TOGETHER AT TOASTMASTER. THE YEAR WAS BETWEEN 77- 87. SHE WILL BE MISSED BY MANY

KAREN CRUSE Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous

Carla Harlan Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous

Lavella Walters Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous

Darla Penton Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous

Frank Smith Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Ellen Ronimous

deanna baker Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

Barbara was truly a great lady and came from the wonderful Harlan Family. I have lots of good memories of and with Barbara. All will miss her and her beautiful smile. God Bless Barbara's family and my prayers go out for all of them.

Ferne Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

Our lives have crossed in so many paths of life, work, school and our girls, Church and a good friend, her great smile will be deeply missed, Heaven has gained an Angel.Doyle and Barbara Black

Barbara Black Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

she once was my sister in law. but were like sisters for 59 year or more I was with her when olan wayne was born,she was truly a beautiful person.i love her very much rest in peace sis.

deanna baker Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

She will be missed my thoughts and prayers for the family.

Lavella Walters Mar 21 2017 12:00 AM

Show More Entries