Barbara Yager, of Mora, died on Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at her home. She was 69 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society.
Barbara Ann (Floen) Yager was born July 19, 1943 in Redwing, Minnesota to Engmar and Mabel Floen. She was the youngest of five siblings. She married Elroy Yager on May 21, 1965. She lived and worked in the Twin Cities in IT and banking; Moved to Pomroy Lake in 1990 and retired in 2001 from Hotel Management at Grand Casino. She loved puzzles, cards, children and a good laugh with her friends. Barb enjoyed life and had a smile for everyone she met. Barb was preceded in death by her parents; one sister Donna (Jean) Chelberg; one brother Bob Floen.
Barb is survived by her husband Elroy; son Matthew (and wife Joan), grandchildren Noah and Elsa; brother James Floen and family; sister Mardell Englund and family; and many nieces and nephews; with special mention to nephew Michael Chelberg and niece Patricia Chelberg who were like brother and sister to her throughout her life; and also to Jody Procher and family who were very special in her last years.