Funeral services have been set for Friday, July 14, 2023 at St. Therese Catholic Church, 7207 NW Highway 9, Kansas City, MO 64152. Visitation 9:30 a.m. with the Mass of Christian Burial commencing at 10:30 a.m. Fr. Joe Cisetti presiding. Committal Service and Interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery.
Mary Carmen Barkofske, 89, a long-time resident of Kansas City, MO passed away peacefully July 10, 2023. She was born May 19, 1934 in Kansas City, MO, the daughter of Albert and Mary (Fiorella) Davis.
Carmen graduated from Central High School in Kansas City, MO and spent the majority of her working career in Civil Service for the United States Department of Agriculture. She loved her Lord and her family, and was a long-time member of St. Therese Parish in the Parkville area. In her spare time, she enjoyed reading, needlework, watching television and spending time with her family.
Survived by a daughter, Rhonda Marie Mendoza and husband, Richard of Lawson, MO; a son, Mike Anthony Barkofske and wife, Nancy of Windsor, MO; a sister, Elizabeth “Liz” Daniels of Nashville, TN; two grandchildren: Rick Jr., and Tracey; two great grandchildren, Anthony and Jesse. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Eugene Cofield.