BARNES EUGENE 'Gene', Sr. Age 85 yrs. old, peacefully on October 5, 2021. Gene was a retired Phila. Police Officer with 26 yrs. of service and a member of the FOP Lodge #5. He was an avid rower on the Schuylkill River and member of the University Barge Club. Beloved husband of Catherine "Cass" (nee Wargo) Barnes. Devoted father of Eugene (Lyda), Lawrence (Donna) and Andrew Barnes Cherished grandfather of Finnegan, Carly and Owen Barnes Brother of William, Richard, Frank Barnes and Joanne Kluger. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. The family will receive relatives and friends in Church Monday Oct.18th 9:30 A.M. followed by his Funeral Mass 10:30 A.M. at St. John the Baptist Church, 146 Rector St. (cor. Cresson St), Manayunk, 19129. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in Gene's name to Friends of St. John the Baptist. C.McILVAINE MUNDY FH, INC 215-482-8878
Published by The Philadelphia Inquirer on Oct. 11, 2021.