Beloved mother and grandmother passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Samaritas Senior Living in Saginaw. Age 79 years. The daughter of the late William and Mary Ellen (Myrtle) Slaggert, Barb was born on May 22, 1941 in Saginaw, Michigan. Barbara married the love of her life, Clifford Amrhein, on February 1, 1986. He predeceased her on June 2, 2014. She was a deeply devoted Christian and volunteered countless hours at her church, Old Town Christian Outreach and for SouthernCare Hospice. Barbara was a former United States Postal Carrier and school secretary. She will be long be remembered for being a kind and generous spirit.
Surviving are four children, John Sonefeld, Saginaw; Jennifer Altensee , Beavercreek, Ohio; Sue (Ken) Wahrman, Batavia, Illinois; Martin Sonefeld, Saginaw; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, her brother, David (Lynda) Slaggert, Oscoda.
Honoring Barbara’s wishes cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 22, 2021 at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Rd., (between Shattuck and McCarty). Rev. Donald Dinninger will officiate with interment to follow in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home where the family will be present on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to SouthernCare Hospice or Old Town Christian Outreach.
In accordance with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services ordinances and for the safety of our community mask wearing will be required and social distancing will be observed.