Barbara Myers, after a difficult dance with ALS, passed away peacefully at home on the evening of July 15 as her husband Lee was preparing to put her to bed. She was 78.

She is survived by her husband Lee Myers, her sister Linda Brake of Arizona, her children Mason Myers (Robin Riske) of San Francisco and Wyoming, Tyler Myers (Stacie Johnson) of New York City, and Ryan Myers Tinsel (Jamin London Tinsel) of Portland, OR, as well as her beloved grandchildren Willa Myers, Angie Tinsel and Bowden Tinsel.

She is preceded in death by her parents, and her sister Jamie Duncan.

Celebrations of life will be held Aug. 15 in Omaha and in the summer of 2021 near Cody, WY.

In lieu of flowers, spend a quiet moment of thanks with someone you love. For memorials, please consider a local (to you) charity.

To share a memory of Barbara or send condolences to the family, go to