Karma Barney, age 82, passed away on April 25, 2014, in South Ogden, Utah. She was born May 16, 1931, in Cane Beds, AZ. Karma married Garth Barney on June 20, 1952. They divorced in 1978. She was then married to Arthur “Butch” Elder March 18th, 1987. Both spouses preceded her in death.
Karma grew up in Cane Beds, AZ and then moved to Utah in her teen years. She lived in the central Utah area until she moved to Ogden, to marry Garth. She worked as an aide at McKay Dee Hospital in the nursery; as she loved children. She returned to school and got her high school diploma from Washington High School in Ogden on July 7, 1998.
Karma is survived by her brother, Vilo Allen, half sister, Luella Gallegos, her children, Robert (Barbara) Barney, Angela (Michael) Szczepanik, Cheryl Bowcutt, Kevin (Kitty) Barney, and Lorena (Mac) Wilson. She has 18 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brothers Eldon Allen, Ray Allen, Floyd Allen, her daughter, Robyn Judkins, and a great granddaughter Samantha Jo Barney.
Funeral Services will be held at Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 11:00 am, at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836-36th St., Ogden. The viewing will be Wednesday, April 30, 2014, from 6 to 8 pm., and prior to service from 10:00 – 10:45 am.
Interment in Aultorest Memorial Park.
Please send the family condolences at www.leavittsmortuary.com
Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014
Time: 11:00 am -