Of Andover, 70, died Monday at his home born in Lawrence, he was a long time resident of Andover and Seabrook Beach, NH. He owned and operated Barron Oil Company in North Andover and most recently owned and operated Barron's Country Store in Andover prior to retiring 5 years ago. Family members include his wife of 45 years Shirley A. (Belisle) Barron, his daughter Brenda L. and her husband Paul A. Himmer of Andover, son Douglas C. and his wife Juli Barron of Andover, grandchildren Jillian and Jacqueline Himmer both of Andover and Leanne and Brooke Barron both of Andover, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 11 am at Saint Robert Bellarmine Church of Andover. Friends may call on Wednesday from 6 to 8 PM and on Thursday from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM at the Charles Dewhirst Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, METHUEN. Memorial Contributions may be made to Seacoast Hospice, 10 Hampton Road, Exeter, NH 03833 or to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 Attn: Memorial Dept.