Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Mary Pauline Barton, 89, of Joplin passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in the Joplin Health and Rehabilitation Center.

     She was born to William and Blanche Viney Engler on May 5, 1926 in Verona, MO.  She was a homemaker.

     Survivors include 2 sons, Kenny Hoover of Springfield, MO. and Mark Barton of Joplin, MO.; 2 sisters, Ruth King of Broken Arrow, OK. and Dot Kristek of Verona, MO.; her best friend in life, Nan Eutsler of Aurora; 8 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; 1 son, Bill Hoover SR.; brother, William Engler; 2 sisters, Carol Lowery and Mick Engler; and 1 grandchild.

     Services will be held Monday, February 15 at 1:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Verona.

     Visitation will be held Monday from 12:00 p.m. until service time in the funeral home.