Barbara Jo Horvat, age 71, of Bryant died Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at her home. She was born on Jan. 21, 1940, in Pueblo, Colo., to her parents, Joseph J. Horvat and Jewel E. Taylor. She was of the Catholic Faith.
Survivors include her daughter, Kathy Kochanek (David) of Bryant; father, Joseph J. Horvat, Sr.; two sisters, Kris Hansen and Sharon Hilty; one brother, Dr. Joseph J. Horvat, Jr.; one grandson, Troy A. Kochanek; one niece, Jody Beth Hubbard; four nephews. Tony and Tom Hilty, Bo Blackmore and Tim Hansen and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her mother and one sister, Paula Supmtner.
A Rosary service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, at Griffin Leggett Forest Hills Funeral Home, 10200 Hwy 5 North, Alexander, 455-1067. Burial will follow in Oklahoma at a later date.
Online guest book: www.griffinleggettforesthills.com .