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Barbara A. (Ristow) Akers

June 15, 1937 — May 12, 2021


Barbara A. Akers

Spencer, Indiana

June 15, 1937 – May 12, 2021

Barbara was born in Indianapolis to Herbert and Clara Beatrice Ristow and was a graduate of Ben Davis High School.  She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

Barbara passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 12, 2021.  She will be deeply missed by her loving husband, Donald Akers; sons, John R. (Deborah) McClain and Michael A. McClain; four step-children and their spouses; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousins, extended family and friends; and all that Barbara loved.

Barbara was preceded in death by her son, Timothy M. McClain; and granddaughter Crystal McClain.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 501 East Temperance Street, Ellettsville, IN 47429 on Saturday, July 17th at 11 AM.

Arrangements entrusted to A.R.N. Funeral & Cremation Services.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara A. (Ristow) Akers, please visit our flower store.

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Saturday, July 17, 2021

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