|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1948|
St. Louis City
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 2012|
P.O. Gary Barta, DSN 7696, was commissioned as a Police Officer on 04/20/1970. Upon graduation from the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Academy he was assigned to the 2Nd, 4Th, 2Nd, and 9Th Districts. He was awarded a Chief's Letter of Commendation on 09/03/1982. Officer Barta retired on 09/30/1996 with a total of 26.45 years of service. Officer Barta was also a Vietnam Veteran and served in the United States Army from 05/01/1968 to 05/01/1969 and achieved the rank of Specialist 4Th Class.
P.O. Gary Barta (retired) was killed in a motor vehicle accident near Table Rock Lake as a result of a sudden heart attack.
Barta, Gary W. Thursday, January 26, 2012.
Beloved father of Kristina (Steve) Wishard, Beth (Melvin) Williams and Matthew Barta; dear PaPa of Kaleb, Mackenzie, Jasmine, Izaiah and Elliana; dear brother of Lee (Noami) Barta and Patricia Stephens; dear uncle of Lorna (Scott) Shaw and James (Norma) Barta and the late Sondra Barta; our dear uncle, great uncle, nephew, cousin and friend.
Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois, Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 1 p.m.
Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to the American Heart Association or Cystic Fibrosis Association appreciated. Visitation Tuesday, 4-9 p.m.
BARTA, GARY WILLIAM
SP4 US ARMY
DATE OF BIRTH: 03/19/1948
DATE OF DEATH: 01/26/2012
BURIED AT: SECTION 1JJ-B SITE 927
JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD ST. LOUIS, MO 63125
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
St. Louis County
Plot: Section 1jj-B, Grave Number 927, Regular Depth
Created by: Timothy Tumbrink
Record added: Jan 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84078020