Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Barbara J. DeLong 79, of Bradenton, Fl

4flowerOWENSBORO, Ky. - Barbara J. DeLong 79, of Bradenton, Fl passed away Sunday, June 30, 2013 at Bradenton Health Care. Barbara Jane DeLong was born May 2, 1934 in Fort Branch, Indiana to the late John Vic and Virginia Polk DeLong where she was a member of the Fort Branch United Methodist Church. After high school, Barbara received her Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Health and Physical Education at Indiana State University in Terre Haute and upon graduation accepted a teaching position at Indiana State. She received her Ph. D. from the University of Iowa in 1967 and later became a professor at the Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville Campus. While at Southern Illinois she was an active member of the faculty council and served as the council president. After her retirement, she moved to Bradenton, Florida and enjoyed traveling, golf, and tennis.

Survivors include her longtime friend, Lou Graham of Bradenton; an aunt, Grace Williams of Fort Branch; several cousins, friends, and former students.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday at the First United Methodist Church in Fort Branch with the Rev. Rick Miller officiating. Friends may visit with Barbara's family from 9:30 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. Friday at the church. Muster Funeral Homes is handling the funeral arrangements for Barbara's family.

The Barbara J. DeLong family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Fort Branch Alumni Association; P.O. Box 113; Fort Branch, Indiana 47648-0113. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at the church and at Musters in Calhoun.

In Other News...

MCCES Hosting Backyard Poultry Educational Program

MUHLENBERG, Ky. (8/21/14) — The Muhlenberg County Cooperative Extension Service will be hosting a series of educational… Read More

Muhlenberg Task Force on Trail of Home Invasion Suspects

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/21/14) — A team of Muhlenberg's finest are on the hunt for three suspects reported to have… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 21, 2014 5587

Muhlenberg Task Force on Trail of Home…

in News by Wes Miller
August 18, 2014 4434

Man Injured in Early Morning WKP Accident

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 18, 2014 4188

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 20, 2014 3981

Park Avenue Trespass Call Leads to…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 18, 2014 3976

Unlawful Solicitation

in News by Sgt. J.D. Winkler

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 20, 2014 3981

Park Avenue Trespass Call Leads to…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 18, 2014 2700

Madisonville Man Charged for Shoplifting,…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
August 21, 2014 1920

Pedestrian Struck on East Arch Street,…

in Top Stories by Officer Ryan Clark
August 20, 2014 1670

Dawson Springs Woman Arrested for Driving…

in Top Stories by SurfKY News
August 18, 2014 1473

Madisonville Firefighters Recognized for…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 18, 2014 4188

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 18, 2014 3976

Unlawful Solicitation

in News by Sgt. J.D. Winkler
August 18, 2014 3849

RiverArtes Opening at OMFA

in News by Owensboro Museum of Fine Art
August 19, 2014 3323

Free Arthritis Exercise Program will be…

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 19, 2014 3242

Municipal Art Collection on Exhibit at…

in News by Mary Bryan Hood

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 18, 2014 4434

Man Injured in Early Morning WKP Accident

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 18, 2014 3872

Luke's Flea Market Vendors' Home Away…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 18, 2014 3679

'How Dry I Was'

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 19, 2014 3201

'Another One Bites the 'Duct'

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 19, 2014 2561

Drakesboro Woman Injured When Tree Falls…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06