July 26, 1927 - Jan. 19, 2012
Barbara Headings, 84, of Albany passed away Thursday at the Mennonite Home with her family present.
Barbara was born in Albany the third child of Harry and Viola (Neuschwander) Schlegel. She received Christ as her savior when she was a child, finished ninth grade and worked in a cleaners in Albany until she married Samuel G. Headings on July 26, 1946. She was a lifelong member of the Albany Mennonite Church.
She is survived by four children, Milton, Starla, Mary Anne and Glen; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and sister Mary Leichty.
Barbara was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel in 1998.
A viewing will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, at Fisher Funeral Home. A service will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at the Albany Mennonite Church with a graveside to follow at the Fairview Mennonite Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to the American Heart Association or the National Kidney Foundation of Oregon may be made in care of Fisher funeral Home, 306 Washington St. S.W., Albany, OR 97321.
Fisher Funeral Home is handling arrangements (www.fisherfuneralhome.com).