Jonathan C. Barton

  • "Oh, my Johnny-boy, I miss you so much! I seem to be..."
    - Mom
  • "Jonny, we had plans today dude. I walked your dog, took..."
    - Colleen Swain
  • "Dear Brother Jon, I miss you more than words can express,..."
    - Jeremy
  • "I was a fifth grade teacher at Armand Bayou Elementary & I..."
    - Rebecca A Smith

Jonathan Craig Barton, 34, of Clear Lake City, Texas, peacefully passed away in his sleep Sunday morning, August 16, 2015. Jonathan was born September 8, 1980. Jonathan grew up in Clear Lake and quickly became known for his twinkling eyes, mischievous grin, infectious sense of humor and his generous spirit. He attended Utah Valley State College, majoring in General Business. Jonathan had a natural talent in finance and investments and had recently joined Fidelity Investments in The Woodlands as a Financial Specialist, after seven successful years working with the Vanguard Group in Philadelphia. Jonathan is survived by his four parents: Craig (father) and Brenda Barton of Philadelphia and Louise (mother) and Rick Swain of Clear Lake City. Jonathan was fortunate to have ten siblings who were amused (or tormented) by his lively wit and wicked sense of humor. Brothers: Jason (his twin) and Jeremy Barton, Harm Lubben, Brendan and Scott Swain and sisters Stacie and Katie Barton, Colleen and Andrea Swain, and Jennifer Sanders and his beloved canine companion, Rascal He is survived by his grandparents Rodney and Carole Lubben and Catherine Jean Barton.

Jon was actively involved with special needs children and volunteered often at the ARC of Chester County. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Jonathan in honor of his sister, Katie Barton at the ARC of Chester County, 900 Lawrence Drive, West Chester, PA 19380.

A memorial service was held on Friday, August 21 at the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Houston.


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James Crowder Funeral Home
111 East Medical Center Boulevard
Webster, TX 77598
(281) 280-9000
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Published on from Aug. 23 to Sept. 5, 2015