Barbara Birky1867 - 1942 (74 years)
Name Barbara Birky  Born 3 Dec 1867 El Paso, Livingston Co., IL Gender Female Died 22 May 1942 Hopedale, Tazewell Co., IL Person ID I215 Schrock-Birkey Connection Last Modified 28 Mar 2017
Father Joseph Bürcky (Birki), b. 19 Mar 1828, Bavaria, GR , d. 6 Dec 1906, Shickley, Fillmore Co., NE (Age 78 years) Mother Maria (Mary) Bircky (Birky), b. 19 Mar 1833, Bavaria, GR , d. 28 Oct 1908, Shickley, Fillmore Co., NE (Age 75 years) Married 7 Jan 1851 Tazewell Co., IL 
- By A. Ropp
Family ID F11 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 1 Joseph B. Litwiller, b. 27 Dec 1864, Minier, Tazewell Co., IL , d. 16 Jan 1921, Minier, Tazewell Co., IL (Age 56 years) Married 9 Oct 1888 Seldon, KS Children 1. Joseph Litwiller, b. 19 Apr 1890, Decatur Co., KS 2. Alma Litwiller, b. 10 Oct 1893, Oberlin, Decatur Co., KS 3. Jonas Litwiller, b. Dec 1895, Oberlin, Decatur Co., KS , d. 22 May 1896 (Age ~ 0 years) 4. Eli Litwiller, b. 18 Sep 1897, Oberlin, Decatur Co., KS , d. 5 Sep 1935, Pekin, Tazewell Co., IL (Age 37 years) 5. William Litwiller, b. 1 Jul 1900, Oberlin, Decatur Co., KS , d. 13 Jul 1980, Gridley, McLean Co., IL (Age 80 years) 6. Roy Menno Litwiller, b. 16 Aug 1902 7. Emery Litwiller, b. 24 Mar 1907, Shickley, Fillmore Co., NE Last Modified 27 May 2001 Family ID F101 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family 2 Jacob Egli, b. 26 Jan 1863, Canada , d. 5 Mar 1946, Bloomington, McLean Co., IL (Age 83 years) Married 19 Feb 1928  Last Modified 11 Sep 2007 Family ID F3358 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Event Map Born - 3 Dec 1867 - El Paso, Livingston Co., IL Married - 9 Oct 1888 - Seldon, KS Died - 22 May 1942 - Hopedale, Tazewell Co., IL = Link to Google Earth
Egli. - Barbara Birkey Litwiller Egli was born Dec. 3, 1867 near El Paso, Ill.; died at her home in Hopedale, Ill., after a lingering illness. On the morning of May 21 she suffered a stroke, passing away in the evening of May 22, aged 74 y. 5 m. 19 d. She united with the Mennonite Church in youth, and remained a faithful member until death. She was a Sunday-school teacher since Sunday school started, whenever her health permitted. Oct. 9, 1888, she was united in marriage to Joseph Litwiller. Seven children were born to this union (Joseph of Armington, William of Winamac, Ind.; Roy, Emery, and Alma of Hopedale). She also leaves 29 grandchildren. Her husband preceded her in death twenty-one years ago, also 2 sons (Eli and an infant son) and a daughter-in-law. She was again united in marriage to Jacob Egli, Feb. 19, 1928. She leaves her husband, 4 stepchildren (Mrs. Aaron Litwiller, Armington, Mrs. Asa Nafziger, Minier, John and Simon Egli of Hopedale), 29 step-grandchildren, and 15 step-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held May 24 at the Hopedale Mennonite Church, conducted by Bros. Ben Springer and Simon Litwiller. Interment in the Mennonite Cemetery.
"Her longing wish is granted,
Her pain and misery are ended.
Into Heaven's mansions she entered,
Never to sigh or to weep.
Mother has fallen asleep."