THOMAS P. BARIE(1942 - 2014)

Age 72, of West View, unexpectedly on Saturday, June 21, 2014. Born in Pittsburgh, PA on May 8, 1942, son of the late Phil and Sarah (Walker) Barie; beloved husband for 53 years of Elaine E. (Ingram) Barie; loving father of Colleen (Donald) Ruby, Richard (Diane) Barie, and the late Scott "Scooter" Barie; proud grandfather of Zachary and Caitlyn Ruby, and Shannon, Catherine and Thomas Scott Barie; dear brother of Jean Kreuzer and the late John "Jack" Barie, and Donald Barie. Family will welcome friends on Monday from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the SCHELLHAAS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 388 Center Avenue, West View, PA 15229. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Teresa of Avila Church on Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. Tom was a Navy veteran in the Seabee unit, and he was a member of the Knights of Columbus, and Kiwanis. Tom was a sheet metal fabricator for H.J. Heinz Co. and, during retirement, was a school bus driver, and also enjoyed driving the West View trolley bus. He was a great husband, father, brother, and grandfather, who was always able to find something good in everyone and always had a great smile. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Julia Greeley Home, Inc., C/O Fr. Regis "Pudgy" Scanlon, 3613 Wyandot St., Denver, CO 80211. Please pay tribute at:
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from June 23 to June 24, 2014