Barbara Mooers, age 90, of Isanti died April 5, 2022 at Suite Living Assisted Living in Inver Grove Heights. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, April 9th at Faith Lutheran Church in Isanti. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service Saturday at the church. Interment will be in Athen’s Lutheran Cemetery.
Barbara Ann Aaby Mooers was born January 22, 1932 in Minneapolis, MN. She was active in Bethany Lutheran Church and went to Roosevelt High School where she met Ronald Mooers. They dated for five years and were married in 1955. She often talked about the 50 wonderful years they shared together. Ron and Barb had four children, Mark, Marcia, Laura, and Kim. The family moved to Isanti, MN in 1974 where Ron was the Isanti County welfare director and Barb was an Avon Lady and busy homemaker. They were active members at Faith Lutheran Church in Isanti and Barb served in the women’s circle, Bible study and in the choir. Family was extremely important to her; many happy holiday feasts were celebrated at her table. In 1981, Ron and Barb purchased a campsite at Sherwood Forest Campgrounds in Garrison, MN. Many wonderful family gatherings were spent there over the years. When Ron passed suddenly in 2000, Barb lived independently in her home for many years.
Barb passed away peacefully April 5, 2022 at the age of 90 years. She was also preceded in death by her sister Jackie Nelson, from Cloquet, MN. She is survived by her sister, Nancy Muff, her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren.