Barbara was born August 7, 1928, in Topeka, KS, to Harley and Vina (James) McCoid. Barbara attended Silver Lake and Rossville Schools and graduated from Rossville High School in 1946. Barbara graduated from Kansas State University in 1950 with a degree in Home Economics. She taught Home Economics at Hiawatha High School for two years. Barbara married Charles Joseph Wegener on June 1, 1952. Barbara and Charlie made their home on a farm near White Cloud, Ks for many years prior to moving to Hiawatha, KS in 1978.
While living on the farm, Barbara was an active member of the Zion Methodist Church of rural Robinson, Ks. After moving to Hiawatha, she transferred her membership to the First United Methodist Church. Barbara was a member of PEO HU Chapter. She was also thru the years active in the UMW Susannah Circle.
Barbara was preceded in death by her father, Harley McCoid, her mother, Vina McCoid, and her husband, Charles Joseph Wegener in 2009
Barbara is survived by one son Dennis Charles Wegener and wife Nora of Bartlesville, OK, two granddaughters, Lisa Wegener of Bartlesville, OK, Emily Wegener of Tulsa, OK, a grandson, Mitchel Wegener of Tulsa, OK, one brother, James McCoid and wife Ruby of McCall, ID, one sister-in-law Laura Wegener of Hiawatha, and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the First United Methodist Church Memorial Fund which may be sent in care of the funeral home, 124 S 7th St., Hiawatha 66434.