Danny "Barney" Lee Barnes
Danny, 69, passed away at home on June 5, 2014. His body has been donated to Des Moines University and a memorial visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, June 19 at Merle Hay Funeral Home.
Danny was born and raised in Des Moines. He loved riding his Harley motorcycle, enjoyed camping and canoeing but above all, Danny loved his family and friends. Danny was also very proud of his 18 years of sobriety. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his sons, Todd and Toby Barnes of Des Moines; grandsons, Tristan and Dylan Barnes; brother, David Barnes and sister, Cheryl (Lon) Thomas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Helen Barnes and siblings, Jennie, Daryl, Carl James and Dennis Barnes.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.
Published in Des Moines Register on June 15, 2014