May 23, 2010 Dallastown York County Pennsylvania, USA
Harry E. Barley, 87, passed away peacefully with his family at his side Sunday, May 23, 2010, at Manor Care, Dallastown. He was the husband of Delores Livingston Barley, to whom he was married for 58 years in August 2009.
He was born November 4, 1922 in Cape Horn, the son of the late John Henry and Grace (Stump) Barley.
Mr. Barley was a very active member of St. John's (Blymires United Church of Christ in Dallastown where was in the choir and Sunday School. He was a member of the Red Lion F&AM Lodge #649, #1052 Square Club and Scottish Rite. Harry loved to go to his cabin and to attend church in Perry County, and he and Delores really enjoyed going to the Green Dragon market in Lancaster County, and going to Kentucky to visit family members. Harry was a graduate of Dallastown High School Class of 1940, and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II. He retired as a machinist from U.S.G. in 1989. A few of Harry's greatest joys were singing duets with his wife Delores and having "parties" with his grandchildren.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Bryan E. Barley and his wife, Christina of Red Lion; two daughters, Beth B. Schrum and her husband, Scott of Dallastown, and Beverly A. Troop and her husband, Brian of Red Lion; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren; a sister, Betty Weaver of Dallastown. He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Burial will be in Blymires Cemetery, with full military honors provided by the Dallastown American Legion Color Guard Mr.
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on May 25, 2010