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Edson J. Barney resided in Yuba and Sutter County for 70 years and passed away February 6, 2013 at age 93.
He was born in Annabella, UT on September 7, 1919. After high school, he ventured out to California in 1942 and soon joined the Air Force seeing duty in the South Pacific during WWII. Following the War he returned to Yuba City where his brother and sisters joined him. He worked as a butcher at Valley Meat Company for 20 years until it closed & then joined the University of California, Field Station where he retired in 1981.
He was deeply religious and had a love for the outdoors, hunting, fishing, camping and being with family and friends, riding horses and tending to his animals. He was also an accomplished builder, building several homes in the Yuba City and Marysville areas. There was nothing he couldn't fix, welding, building, wiring, plumbing on the ranch for family and friends.
Edson is survived by his wife Betty of 61 years; his son Edson Jr.; 3 grandchildren: Todd, Allison, and Brad; along with 2 great grandchildren: Jax and Kate.
Services are scheduled for Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 1pm at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Loma Rica.
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Published in Appeal Democrat on Feb. 8, 2013