Barbara Hope Alpers (nee Schoen), formerly of Las Vegas, found her Heavenly home November 5, 2017. She was born and raised in Chicago, to Charles and Genevieve Schoen. Shortly after graduating from Blue Island Community High School, she married Carl D. Alpers, who preceded her in death after 47 years. She is survived by her sisters, Marie (Tito) Carrero and Susan (Gary, deceased) Clark; daughters, Victoria (Stephen) Hutchins and Valerie (Fred) Messick; and blessed with six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Celebration of Life will be at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, November 18, at Kingdom of God Baptist Church, 4798 Stockton Hill Road, Kingman AZ, 86409.