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John R. Barkley

1938 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
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John R Barkley

Circleville, OH - John passed away on May 15, 2018 at age 79. He was born on August 22, 1938 in Oswego, N.Y. to the late John Wesley Barkley and Helen Yvonne Marsden Barkley. John is survived by his partner of eleven years, Gayle Hodgson; son, John T. Barkley of Catoosa, OK; daughters, Jeanne M. Breitigan and Brenda A. Klair, both of Bear, DE; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; the mother of his children, Joan Barkley Dalphon of Hockessin, DE; and his sister, Mary T. Barkley of North Syracuse, NY.

John graduated from St. John the Baptist High School and LeMoyne College, both in Syracuse, NY. In 1966, he graduated from Ohio University in Athens with an M.S. and PhD in Research Physics. John worked with DuPont in Wilmington, DE and then transferred to Circleville, OH in 1981. He retired after 32 years from DuPont Circleville in 1998 as a Senior Research Physicist.

In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial contribution to Berger Hospice of Circleville, 600 N. Pickaway Street, Circleville, OH 43113 or your . Please visit www.OhioCrema to leave the family an online condolence.
Published in The News Journal on May 18, 2018
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