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Barbara Lee Kirk-Livengood

June 17, 1970 ~ August 12, 2020 (age 50)


Barbara Lee Kirk-Livengood, 50 years old, passed away on Wednesday morning, August 12, 2020 at her home.  Barbara was born on June 17, 1970 in South Bend and has remained a lifelong resident.  On May 14, 2013 in Mishawaka, Barbara and John William Livengood were united in marriage.  They have been together for 30 years.

Along with her husband, John, she is survived by her parents, James and Marcia Kirk of Osceola; daughter, Shawna Kirk; step-daughters, Jamie (Ryan) Gramza and Johnell Livengood; fourteen grandchildren; brother, Tom (Karyn) Kirk; niece, Patricia Kirk; step-sister, Shellie (Lonnie) Stewart; and step-brothers, Jonathon and Allen Peak.  Barbara was preceded in death by her brother, James E. Kirk.

A private burial will be held at Sumption Prairie Cemetery, South Bend.  Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, South Bend, is assisting the family.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Barbara may be donated to the Salvation Army, 900 W. Western Avenue, South Bend, IN  46601.  Online condolences may be offered to Barbara’s family at 

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Private Committal

Sumption Prairie Cemetery
Oak and Kern Road
South Bend, IN 46614


Salvation Army (Kroc Center)
900 West Western Avenue, South Bend IN 46601

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