Ardith Anne Barkhoff

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Ardith Anne Barkhoff, 67, of Purdy, passed away Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

She was born March 1, 1952, in Willits, Calif., the daughter of Ronald and Joyce (Smith) Holybee. On April 24, 1971, she was united in marriage to Larry H. Barkhoff, who preceded her in death. Survivors include: her mother, Joyce Holybee of Paonia, Colo.; two sons, Michael Barkhoff and his wife Carey of Monett, and Brian Barkhoff and his wife Sharena of Rogersville; two daughters, Melissa Arivett and her husband Travis of Cassville, and Amanda Good and her husband Denali of Branson; three sisters, Chris Redmond and her husband Bob of Hotchkiss, Colo., Janet Pagone and her husband Ralph of Paonia, Colo., and Karen McHenry and her husband Dean of Olathe, Colo.; and six grandchildren.

She was a member of First Christian Church in Purdy.

She owned and operated “The Playground Daycare” in Purdy for over 25 years.

Services were held Friday, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Mike Geisert, Rev. Brian Barkhoff and Michael Barkhoff conducted the services.

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