Bernie Barnes age 75, of Mitchell died Saturday August 5, 2017 at his home surrounded by family. Memorial services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the First Reformed Church in Mitchell. Visitation will be at the church from 11:30 to 1:30 on Tuesday. Pastor Dean Ulmer will officiate. Bernie was born June 1, 1942 in Mitchell, SD to Don Sr. and Bernita (Bender) Barnes. Bernie graduated from Notre Dame High School and later obtained his Bachelor Degree at Dakota Wesleyan University. He married Judy Kreutzfeldt on March 25th 1972 and from this union, two daughters were born. Grateful for sharing his life are his wife Judy of Mitchell; daughters Kelly (Michael) Greene of Madison, SD and Jill (Kelby) Kleinsasser of Sioux Falls, SD; grandchildren Jaxon Greene, Hayley Krutsch, Cameron Kleinsasser, Maxwell Kleinsasser, Payton Kleinsasser and Drew Kleinsasser; brothers Don (Kate) Barnes of Sioux Falls, SD and Tobin (Jeannie) Barnes of Spearfish, SD; many nieces, nephews and all his special friends.
Bernie is preceded in death by his parents. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred. For further obit information go to www.willfuneralchapel.com