Barbara Ann Thacker
Barbara Ann Thacker, 84, of Winfield, died on Friday March 17, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospital, in Iowa City.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 10:30 a.m., at the Honts Funeral Home, in Winfield, with Rev. Randy Moser and Rev. Beth Briggs officiating. Interment will follow at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., at Honts Funeral Home.
A memorial has been established for the Winfield First Responders.
Thacker was born on July 12, 1932, the daughter of Perry and Eula (Trump) Wick, in Burlington. She was a graduate of the Burlington High School. On Jan. 21, 1956, she married Richard Thacker, in Burlington. He preceded her in death.
She worked as a cook at Sunrise Terrace for several years.
She enjoyed reading to children at Winfield-Mt. Union School, and following her grandchildren in their activites.
She was a member of the Winfield United Methodist Church.
Thacker is survived by one daughter, Lori Shoultz, of Winfield; two grandchildren; and one brother, Ronald Wick, of Cherry Valley, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.