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Mary Ellen Kopp Barry
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1931
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 2013
Kings Park
Suffolk County
New York, USA

BARRY - Mary Ellen, aged 82, of Kings Park, NY, passed away at home surrounded by the love of her family on December 29, 2013.

She was born on August 11, 1931 to Rose and Joseph Kopp in Kansas City, MO. Predeceased by her first husband, Dean Thomas Bowen in 1960. Beloved wife of the late James C. Barry for 48 years. Loving mother of Lisa (Charles) O'Brien, Cheryl Goldsmith (Steve Simmons), Richard (Amy) Barry, Maggie (Joseph) Maggio. Cherished grandmother of Amy, Katelyn, Timothy, Jaime, Brennan, and Meghan.

Worked as a secretary to the President of WDAF-TV in Kansas City, as a stewardess for TWA until 1958, and as a paralegal for James Calamis, Esq. Mary Ellen devoted her life to raising her four children and spending time with all of her wonderful grandchildren. She enjoyed her last years traveling the world with her husband.

Reposing at Branch Funeral Home, Smithtown, NY. Funeral Mass at Christ the King RC Church, Commack, NY. Interment to follow at Long Island National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Good Shepherd Hospice, Melville, NY.

Published in NY Newsday on Jan. 1, 2014
Family links: 
  Dean Thomas Bowen (1928 - 1960)
  James Christopher Barry (1915 - 2011)
Long Island National Cemetery
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Section C Site 529-B
Created by: Emily E. Farley Smith
Record added: Jan 01, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 122569722
Mary Ellen <i>Kopp</i> Barry
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Mary Ellen <i>Kopp</i> Barry
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Rest in Peace...
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014

- Emily E. Farley Smith
 Added: Jan. 1, 2014

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