Florence Barry

Florence E. Olds Barry "Flo"

1924-2014 LAKEVILLE, CT - Florence E. (Olds) Barry, 89, of 13 Pettee St died peacefully, Sunday April 13, 2014 at her home. She was the wife of the late Ronald E. Barry Sr. who died July 28, 1991. Florence was born September 26, 1924 in Lee, Mass., daughter of the late Ralph and Lydia (Turner) Olds. Florence would assist her husband at the family jewelry store when needed, but her main attention was to the care of her home and the raising of her two sons. She loved her home and family. Florence also enjoyed baseball, and was a supporter of the UCONN Basketball program both men's and women's, as well as doing word puzzels. She was a member of the Lakeville United Methodist Church and took great pleasure and comfort in driving her car all around the Northwest Corner. Florence is survived by her two sons: Ronald E. Barry Jr. and his wife Elaine of Lewiston, Maine and Mark S. Barry of Lakeville, Conn. She is also survived by her two granddaughters a niece, and two nephews. Florence was predeceased by her three sisters: Henrietta Carvalho, Daisy Vieira, and Olive "Myrtle" Carrington and her brother Wallace Olds. FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral service will be held on Thursday April 17, 2014 at 11:00 am in the Lakeville United Methodist Church 319 Main St, Lakeville, CT 06039. Burial will follow in Salisbury Cemetery, Salisbury, CT. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday April 16, 2014 from 6:00 8:00 pm in the Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Home 118 Main St. North Canaan, CT 06018. Memorial donations may be sent either to the Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association 30A Salmon Kill Rd, Salisbury, CT 06068 or the Salisbury Volunteer Ambulance Association P.O. Box 582, 8 Undermountain Rd Salisbury, CT 06068.

Funeral Home

Newkirk-Palmer Funeral Homes
118 Main Street Canaan, CT 06018
(860) 824-7350

Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Apr. 15, 2014