Stephen M. Barney

Stephen M. Barney
Norfolk - Stephen Michael Barney, 60, passed away March 23, 2013. He was a native of Kingston, Pennsylvania and a resident of Norfolk for most of his life. He was the son of Bernadine Ruseskos Barney and the late Stephen Barney.
Steve was a graduate of Norfolk Catholic High School, class of 1970 and Old Dominion University with a degree in Business. He was employed for 37 years by the Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority where he was a Project Manager.
He was a Roman Catholic and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Peggy Price Barney of Norfolk and their two children; Kelly C. Barney and Bret P. Barney both of Norfolk, his mother of Virginia Beach and his sister Bernadine White and her husband Whitey of Collington Harbor , NC., his mother and father-in-law, Mary and Frank Price and brothers and sisters-in-laws Dennis Price and his wife Kathy, Donny Price and his wife Barbara, Kelly Price, Mary Kay Price Lawrence and her husband David, Eileen Price and her husband Bene and Joan Price-Bayer and her husband, Hayden. He also leaves behind his aunts, Rosalie R. Hoffman and Mary Lou Williams, many cousins, nieces and nephews and one great-niece.
He was a devoted son and husband, but his most cherished role was that of being a father. He never tired of talking about them and sharing his pride and love for them.
A Christian Wake Service will be held in the Norfolk chapel of H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. with a visitation with the family until 9:00 PM.
The Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, March 27, at 10 a.m. in Holy Trinity Catholic Church by the Reverend James Griffin. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School, 4552 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23462.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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Published in The Virginian Pilot on Mar. 25, 2013