Barbara Morefield was a registered nurse at Boone Hospital

Saturday, February 11, 2012 | 8:09 p.m. CST; updated 5:52 a.m. CST, Sunday, February 12, 2012

Barbara "Barb" L. Morefield of Ashland died Friday, Feb. 10, 2012. She was 49.

She was born March 15, 1962, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Bernard and Lila Morisse Nittler.

She married Kirk Morefield on Dec. 15, 1984.

She worked as a registered nurse at Boone Hospital Center.

Mrs. Morefield is survived by her husband, Kirk Morefield; a son, Jordan Morefield and his wife, Sam, of Ashland; a daughter, Carrie Melissa Morefield of Ashland; four brothers, Tom Nittler and his wife, Betty, John Nittler and his wife, Trish, Bob Nittler and his wife, Michelle, and Tim Nittler; three sisters, Kathy Nittler, Mary Shelburne and her husband, Dan, and Rose Leabig and her husband, Ben; and a grandson, Trenton Morefield.

A son, Aaron Morefield, died earlier.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at St. Thomas More Newman Center, 602 Turner Ave. Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Tuesday at the same location. Burial will be at New Liberty Cemetery in Ashland.

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