Barbara Stark was born April 14, 1940, in Mitchell, to Mae and H. Hoyt Greene. She attended Beulah 27 and Union 9 rural schools in Davison County and graduated from Mount Vernon High School in 1959. She worked in Mitchell prior to her marriage. In 1960, she married Roger L. Stark. The family moved to California and then in 1979, they moved to Las Vegas. She and her husband were divorced. She was employed at the Carson Street Café, in the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas, NV, for 15 years until her retirement in 2005.
She is survived by two sons, Tom of Henderson, NV; and Dale and wife Rhonda, Las Vegas, NV; a brother; Lester Greene and wife Marilyn, Buffalo, WY; two sisters, Dorothy Malde, Mitchell, SD; and Sandra Greene, Casper, WY; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers: Jack, LeRoy and James Greene; and two sisters, Arlene Swann and Helen Simonds.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.