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In Memory of

Barbara K. Andersen

November 9, 1932 - October 12, 2016

Obituary


Barbara K. Andersen, 83, of Athens, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016.

Barbara was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania and grew up in the community of Port Carbon, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of the late Lloyd B. Kindig and Marjorie Lee Kindig and was preceded in death by her husband, Richard H. Andersen. Barbara was a retired professor of nursing, a member of St. James United Methodist Church, and served her community in many ways.

Survivors include her children, Debra Shaw Hess and husband, Eric; Bryan Richard Shaw; Gretchen Shaw...

Barbara K. Andersen, 83, of Athens, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 12, 2016.

Barbara was born in Pottsville, Pennsylvania and grew up in the community of Port Carbon, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of the late Lloyd B. Kindig and Marjorie Lee Kindig and was preceded in death by her husband, Richard H. Andersen. Barbara was a retired professor of nursing, a member of St. James United Methodist Church, and served her community in many ways.

Survivors include her children, Debra Shaw Hess and husband, Eric; Bryan Richard Shaw; Gretchen Shaw Bowen and husband, Gary; Leslie Shaw Hopkins and husband, Sam, all of Athens; brother-in-law, Charles Andersen of Gaithersburg, MD; grandchildren, Brandon Card, Helen Hess, Mariana Hess, Gabriel Bowen, and Gregory Bowen; and great-granddaughters, Piper, Robin and Jordan Card.

A service of joy will be held Sunday, October 30 at 3 p.m. at St. James United Methodist Church with Rev. Bill Curington officiating. Everyone is welcome who wishes to attend.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to The Bigger Vision of Athens or to St. James United Methodist Church.

Online condolences may be offered at www.bernsteinfuneralhome.com.

Bernstein Funeral Home and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.