|Birth: ||Jun. 24, 1888|
|Death: ||Feb. 26, 1972|
Edgar Barr of 1911 Union Ave., died Saturday, Feb. 26, 1972, at 3.25 p.m. in VA Hospital, where he was admitted Nov. 30, 1971. He was born in Altoona on June 24, 1888, a son of Samuel and Jemima (Bowers) Barr, and married Geraldine Gates on May 29, 1946. Surviving is his wife.
Mr. Barr, known as Porky, was a World War I veteran, having served in France. He was self-employed as a trucker.
Friends will be received in the Carn Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 tomorrow.
Altoona Mirror: Monday, Feb. 28, 1972, page 21, col. 5.
BARR-Services for Edgar Barr of 1911 Union Ave. will be held Wednesday at 10.30 a.m. in the Carn Funeral Home by the Rev. Jay W. House. Interment in Carson Valley Cemetery. Friends will be received in the Carn Funeral Home from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Altoona Mirror: Monday, Feb. 28, 1972, page 34, col. 2.
Has military marker.
Geraldine G Gates Barr (1907 - 1992)*
PA Pfc Co F 163 Infantry WWI
Note: Altoona Mirror: 12/28/1972
Carson Valley Cemetery
Plot: V2, 153, 9 - 3/1/1972 - With Geraldine G
Maintained by: Sky
Originally Created by: jbowers
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30057446
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PA Pfc Co F 163 Infantry WWI|
Added: Mar. 30, 2009