Barrett, Mary Mary Barrett passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2012. Graveside services will be on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 10:15 a.m. at the DFW National Cemetery, in Dallas, Tx. She was preceded in death by husband Leo Barrett. She loved life, and her spirit lifted all those around her. Friends, neighbors, and bowlers will miss her greatly. She grew up in Cambridge, Mass, and loved to travel with family, visiting Houston, Longview, Orlando, Boston, San Francisco, Palm Beach, Mexico City, Sicily, and New York. Vegas and Atlantic City were always lucky. Even saw Sinatra in Dallas. Her greatest joy was her family and grandchildren: John Barrett, David Barrett and his wife Barbara, grandchildren Zachary and Jennifer, along with brothers and sisters Rose, Rosalie, Stella, Dominic, Joseph, Lucille, Frank Philip, Elena, Anita, Christina, Carol, and Paul.
Published in Dallas Morning News on Feb. 19, 2012