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November 12, 1939 - January 4, 2024

Barbara Louise Werner peacefully passed away at Alexander Cohen Hospice House on January 4, 2024, at the age of 84, surrounded by her loving family. Barbara was born November 12, 1939, in Dickinson County, Enterprise, Kansas to Alfred and Myrtle King. She was the fourth of six children. In 1958, Barbara graduated from Escalon High School and went on to marry Fredric Werner, together they had four children. Barbara enjoyed camping, fishing, and going to Jackson Rancheria Casino to pull the one-armed bandits (the slot machines). For 27 years, Barbara’s smiling face greeted the patrons at D’Boni’s Pizza where she enjoyed working the front counter. She was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

Barbara is survived by her children; Christopher, Steven, Karen all of Escalon and Brian (Jennifer) of AZ. Grandchildren; Monica (Jay), Nicholas, James (Jessica), David, Alexandria, Breana, and Wyatt. She is also survived by her siblings, Pat, and Linda. She is preceded in death by her husband, Fredric, her siblings, Vera, Alfred, and Bruce.

Deegan Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Werner family. A Celebration of Life for Barbara will be held February 10, 2024, at 11 a.m. at the Escalon United Methodist Church, 2000 Jackson Ave., Escalon, CA 95320. To send the family your condolences, please visit Barbara’s tribute page at

The Escalon (Calif.) Times

Feb. 7, 2024