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Royce Wayne Barron


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Royce Wayne Barron Obituary
ROYCE WAYNE BARRON Royce Wayne Barron, a 29 year resident of Hemet, Ca, died in his sleep at home on Thursday, January 1st, 2015. He was 90 years old. Mr. Barron had suffered a stroke two months prior to his death. He was born on November 7th, 1924 in Seyre, Oklahoma. At the age of 18 he joined the US Army where he was trained as a cook before being shipped out to England. He was part of the D Day Invasion Force and saw action in Normandy, Northern France, the Ardennes, the Rhineland, and the Central Europe campaigns. He was honorably discharged in December of 1945. He went on to have a 35 year career with Boeing Aircraft Co, where he worked as an airplane mechanic and electrician. In 1947 he married Audrey Louise Feaster of Oxford, Kansas who survives him. He is also survived by his daughter Jessica Annette Gillooly; son-in-law Greg Gillooly; daughter Kathryn Gentry, all of Hemet Ca; granddaughter Heather Gillooly Logan and her husband Ross Logan of Seattle, Washington and by a younger brother Bob Barron of Shawnee, Oklahoma along with numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service and interment with Military Honors will be held on Thursday, January 29th at Riverside National Cemetery at 2pm. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the .
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Published in Press-Enterprise on Jan. 22, 2015
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