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William R. Barclay

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William R. Barclay Obituary
WILLIAM R. BARCLAY William R. Barclay, age 95, of Worcester passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014. He was the beloved wife of Shirley (Boyd) Barclay to whom he was married for over 61 years. Born January 13, 1919 in Glasgow, Scotland, he was the son of the late Robert and Agnes (Barrie) Barclay.He came to American at the age of seven and went on to serve in the US Navy during WW2. After the war, Mr. Barclay graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, class of 1951, earning a degree in accounting and later receiving his CPA certificate. He was a long-time member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Lansdale. Prior to his retirement, he had been comptroller at the law firm of Berger and Montague. Bill loved being with family and vacations spent in Ocean City, NJ , as well as travels abroad. In addition to his wife he is survived by his daughter Barbara A. Gale and her husband Charles H. Gale, IV, of Doylestown; and his granddaughter Christine M. Gale. He was predeceased by his grandson Charles H. Gale, V. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service at 11 Am on Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1000 W. Main St., Lansdale, PA 19446, where friends may greet the family from 10-11AM. Contributions may be made in his memory to Trinity Lutheran Church, at the address above or to the Montgomery County SPCA, 19 E. Ridge Pike, PO Box 222, Conshohocken, PA 19428-0222. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.rlwilliamsfuneralhome.com
Published in The Reporter on Feb. 9, 2014
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