Albert Barnhart, 79, native Ellensburg resident died at his home [September 6, 1971] at 712 E. Washington, Monday. Born August 18, 1892, he was married to Mildred Riegel in 1917. She preceded him in death in 1941 May 5, 1942.
He was married to Sarah Belsaas Jaques in 1944. He farmed in Fairview District for a number of years and also worked for a number of other farmers. Member of Methodist Church.
Survived by his wife, Sarah at the home, one son-Darrell of Yakima, a daughter-Mrs. Virginia Johnson, Oak Lawn, Ill., one stepson-Dale Jaques of Ellensburg, two stepdaughters-Mrs. Marcille Groenig, Yakima, and Mrs. Mary Lou Kolmodin, Portland; 10 grandchildren, one brother-Ernest of Ellensburg; and three sisters-Mrs. D. D. Schnebly and Mrs. J. J. Schnebly both of Ellensburg, and Mrs. Max McKenzie, Yakima. Funeral at Evenson’s Thursday, 2 p.m. with the Rev. Albert Sweet officiating. Burial at IOOF Cemetery. Family suggests memorials to Heart Fund
Contributed by: Sheli Steedman