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PFC Edgar "Porky" Barr
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1888
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 1972
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

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. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Geraldine G Gates Barr (1907 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PA Pfc Co F 163 Infantry WWI
 
Note: Altoona Mirror: 12/28/1972
 
Burial:
Carson Valley Cemetery
Duncansville
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
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
PFC Edgar Porky Barr
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PA Pfc Co F 163 Infantry WWI
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 Added: Mar. 30, 2009
 
 
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