Barnett Robert Jarvis, 89, of Edinboro, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital. He was born in Detroit, Mich., on August 25, 1924, the son of the late John and Rebecca Goldstein Jarvis.
Before his retirement, Mr. Jarvis was a security guard for Securicor UK. Before that, he worked as a manager at British Leyland Trucks.
He served in the US Navy
as a gunner's mate third class, for four years during WWII
, and was a Purple Heart
and Silver Star recipient.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Dorothy Jarvis, and a sister, Shirley Jarvis.
Survivors include a son, Robert Jarvis, and also a grandson, Kieran Jarvis.
The Glunt Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 210 Erie St., Edinboro, PA 16412, is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Burial will be in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Memorials may be made to the family, in care of the funeral home. To send condolences, please visit www.gluntfuneralhome.com
Glunt Funeral Home
210 Erie Street
Edinboro, PA 16412
Published in the Erie Times-News on July 20, 2014