Barbara Lee Pyka

December 27, 1930 – November 29, 2018

Barbara Lee Pyka, age 87, passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018.  She is predeceased by her parents, Charles Edward and Estelle Marie (Lee) Palmer; husband, Henry Joseph Pyka, Jr.; and sons, James E. Jensen and Daniel J. Jensen.  Barbara is survived by her daughters, Susan M. Cain (Edwin) and Laura L. Cain (Richard); son, Thomas M. Jensen; 9 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.  A visitation will be held on Monday, December 3, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., with a funeral service to follow immediately at 11:00, both held at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Montevallo, Alabama.  Burial will follow at 12:30 p.m. in the Alabama National Cemetery.  Reverend Raymond Dunmyer officiating.


  1. Barbara Quirke Scanlon on December 1, 2018 at 6:29 pm

    Rest in Peace in the Arms of the Angels my sweet friend. You were a joy to know and l will miss you greatly.

  2. Laura on December 1, 2018 at 6:41 pm

    What a beautiful and sweet woman, you will forever be missed.

  3. Roxann Murry on December 2, 2018 at 5:49 pm

    Rest In Peace: Thank you-Ms Barbara I have learned so much from you over the years. God Blessed us to be neighbors and for sure He said,” Love Thy Neighbor”. I love you and will sure miss you.