Barbara S. Byers
December 2, 1945 - January 8, 2018
Service Date: January 12, 2018
Barbara S. Byers, nee Carruthers, 72, of Belleville, Illinois, born Sunday, December 2, 1945, in CA. , passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at home.
Barbara worked as a Specialist in Human Resources at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital. She was a very proud sewing and patient care volunteer for VITAS for 6 years.
She was preceded in death by her:
- Parents: Burton Carruthers and Lucille Carruthers nee Burrough
- Brothers: Gary and Mike Thompson
- Special Friend: Barbie Ciaramitaro
Surviving are her:
- Father: Carl (Ingrid) Thompson of Fairview Heights, IL
- Greg (Michelle) Beyer of Belleville, IL
- Scott (Cindy) Beyer of Lebanon, IL
- James (Jessica) Byers of Fairview Heights, IL
- Sister: Sharon (Richard) Kuhlmann of O’Fallon, IL
- Sam Beyer
- Olivia Beyer
- Justin Bakalar
- Kyla Bakalar
- Dawn Kuhlmann
- Nicole (Josh) Hayden
- Great-Nephew: Alexander Hayden
- Special Friends
- Deb Heinz
- Debbie Pazderka
- beloved VITAS Family
Memorials: In Lieu of Flowers, Memorials made to VITAS Community Connections
Visitation: Visitation from 4-7 pm, Friday, January 12, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home.
Funeral: Memorial Service will be held at 7:00 pm, on Friday, January 12, 2018 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Myra Gummersheimer officiating.