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Obituaries » Barbara K. Tymkew (nee Streb)

Barbara K. Tymkew (nee Streb)

June 22, 1947 - November 16, 2020

Burial Date: January 23, 2021

Barbara K. Tymkew (nee Streb), 73, of Lemay, died peacefully at home Nov. 16 surrounded by loved ones.

Barb was born June 22, 1947 to Robert and Virginia Streb (nee Wilson). She married John Tymkew Oct. 11, 1969. They were married for 48 years, raising two sons before John’s passing in 2017.

Barb was active in her church, serving as church secretary until her retirement in 2014. She enjoyed watching her sons and grandchildren participate in sports, singing at her church, getting together with friends and family and spending time with her dog, Chloe.

Barb is survived by her brother Eugene Streb; sons Steven (Heidi) Tymkew and Robert (Denise) Tymkew; and grandchildren Ally (Colin) Smith, Ashley, Kyle, Katie and Rachel.

A memorial service will be held Jan. 23 at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 5508 Telegraph Road, 63129. Visitation is at 10 a.m. with service at 11 a.m. Private interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

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