William E. Barry, 85, passed away Friday, September 21st after battling Alzheimer's.|
Bill was retired from the Burt Manufacturing Co. in 1989 after 35 years.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Connie; his parents, Mary E. and John Barry; brothers, Thomas, John P.; and sister, Mary Williams. Bill is survived by his dearest children, Danny (Joni), Rosemary Squires (Ray) and Jeffery (Mindy); dearest granddaughters, Brandi (Jerry), Lindsey and Jenna; great-grandchildren, Saleena Stone, Sunni, Frankie, Swayzie, Marina and Violet; dear siblings, Catherine Vincent, Margaret Adams, Jeanette Blind and James K.; dear uncle and great-uncle of many.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Great Lakes Caring Hospice and especially Brenda for her eye opening music.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Maison Aine Nursing Home, 2919 L'Ermitage Place, Stow, OH 44224. Memorial service will be held Thursday, 9/27, at 11 a.m. at the CATAVOLOS FUNERAL HOME, 3653 W. Market St., Fairlawn, Ohio, where the family will receive friends 10 a.m. until time of service. Inurnment at Rose Hill Burial Park. Online condolences may be viewed at catavolosfuneralhome.com.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Sept. 26, 2012