LAWRENCEBURG - John Barjuca, 83, passed away Wednesday evening, January 22, 2014, following a brief illness. Visitation from 5-7pm at Ritchie and Peach Funeral Home, Lawrence-burg. Funeral: 10:30am on Saturday at First Christian Church. The son of George and Mary Barjuca, he graduated from Lincoln High School and Geneva College with a degree in business. His family and friends will remember him as a great teacher, wonderful provider with a kind heart and gentle smile. A consummate professional in his business life serving 18 years with NCR, promoted to Regional Sales Manager and relocating to Lexington in 1971. He was very proud of his Romanian heritage and of his service in the Air Force serving as Staff Sargent in the Korean War. While John will be deeply missed, we trust in God's perfect timing. Survivors: John is survived by his wife Betty Catlett Barjuca, daughter, Stacy Brynn Barjuca of Fort Worth, Texas, son, Jon Christian Barjuca of St. Petersburg, Florida, and son Jeffrey Barjuca of Lexington, fourteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on Jan. 24, 2014
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