Mary Lou Barks, 73
Mary Lou Barks, 73, passed away peacefully on July 26, 2014.
Her ashes were scattered at her beloved Kenai River.
Mary Lou was born on Sept. 21, 1940 in Woodland, Penna. She had resided in Eagle River since 1985.
Her family said, “Mary Lou enjoyed fishing and camping at the Kenai River, the Alaska outdoors and her beloved pets, Reed and Whisky.”
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents, Christina and Joseph Komence;,brother, Joe Komence; and partner, Art Maines.
She is survived by her daughter, Georgia (Anthony) Williams; son, George Barks Jr.; granddaughter, Samantha; sister, Dolly; brothers, Jim, Stan and Bob; and many dear friends who helped care for her during her final months.
Cremation was handled by Legacy.