James Brian Barry

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  • "With great appreciation for my father-in-law, for over..."
    - Karen Barry
  • "My sincere condolences to the Barry family. We were..."
    - John Donnelly
  • - Linda Brandon
  • "Love Madeline Barry, may you R.I.P "Firework" Grandpa."
    - Madeline Barry
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    - Marquita Auffenberg
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Barry, James Brian passed away on November 5, 2010 fortified by the Holy Sacraments and surrounded by his family at his home on the Priory Grounds. Born August 31, 1924 to Dr. James Harding Barry, DSO, MC and Ruth (Hanbury) in Roos, Yorkshire, England. His mother died when he was six, and his stepmother for over 50 years was Dorothea (Newman). He is survived by his wife of 56 years Gertrude Trudy (Quetsch); children Anne (Harry) Weber, Mark (Deborah), John (Linda), James, Michael, Peter and eleven grandchildren. His youngest son, Matthew, predeceased him in 1990. Other survivors include his brothers John and Philip, like Mr. Barry, veterans of WWII, and sister Cecilia (Robertson). Mr. Barry donated his body to St. Louis University. Services: A Memorial Mass and celebration of his life will take place at The St. Louis Abbey Church on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 3:30 p.m., followed by a reception at The Switzer House.


Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Nov. 7, 2010
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