Former Gothenburg Resident: Francis Barta (1925-2017)
Francis “Fritz” Eugene Barta, 91, of Dallas, Oregon died February 9th, 2017. He was born on September 15th, 1925 to Mike and Evia Barta. He farmed most of his life around Sumner, Nebraska.
On January 31st, 1987 he married Betty Lou Blowers. The couple moved to Gothenburg, Nebraska. They later moved to Dallas, Oregon where they managed apartments. In his marriage he also accumulated four childern; Joesph, Mark, Linda and Brynda.
Fritz was proceded in death by his parents, Mike and Evia Barta, six brothers, four sisters and one still born grandson.
He is survived by one brother, Harmon Barta of Lexington; one sister; Dorthy (Marvin) Linder of Cozad; four children; Joseph Blowers of Oregon, Mark Blowers of Nebraska, Linda Dalke of Oregon and Brynda Blowers of Washington. He is also survived by fifteen grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on March 25th, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Tallin Church in Arnold, Nebraska. Burial will be at Tallin Cemetery.