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Noma Vivian Barber

Posted on 3/15/2019 by

Noma Vivian Barber, 91, of Lincoln, December 7, 1928-March 15, 2019

Noma Vivian Barber, age 90, passed away on Friday, March 15th, 2019 at her home in Lincoln, Nebraska. Noma was born in Omaha, Nebraska to Patrick and Viola Pruett on December 7th, 1928. She married David Barber and they had 5 children. She was a loving mother and made sure her children knew the importance of God.She was a living example of true compassion and always put others before herself. Bowling with her husband was one of her favorite pastimes for over forty years. In her later years, Noma was very fond of quilting, and she handstitched many beautiful embroided towels and quilts for her family and friends. She will be missed by everyone who knew and loved her. Noma is preceded in death by her spouse, David Barber, and her son, Virgil Barber. She is survived by her son, Victor Barber, and daughter-in-law Bonnie Barber; daughter, Peggy Tennant, and son-in-law Ed Tennant; son, Steven Barber; son, Kirk Barber and daughter-in-law, Jeanette Barber; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Public visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday, March 18, 2019 at Metcalf Funeral Home 

245 N 27th Street, Lincoln, Ne

Graveside service will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Fairview Cemetery

8400 Adams Street, Lincoln, Ne 

Memorials may be given to the family for future designation