|Birth: ||Jan. 26, 1924|
|Death: ||Dec. 24, 2011|
George R. Barrett, 87, of Kellersburg, died Saturday morning, Dec. 24, 2011, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 26, 1924, in Kellersburg, the son of George and Matilda (White) Barrett.
He married Katheryn (Gahagen), May 11, 1946, in a double wedding with her twin sister, Kathleen and William Wolfgang.
George loved his job as a lifelong farmer. He was an active member of the Kellersburg Methodist Church, where he had been the Sunday school superintendent and teacher. He enjoyed music, especially playing his guitar and singing with his wife in church.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by four sons, Charles Barrett and his wife, Pam, of Marietta, Ohio, Ken Barrett and his wife, Sandy, of Kellersburg, Ron Barrett and his wife, Carrye, of New Bethlehem, and Eric Barrett, of Kellersburg; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one sister, Pauline Constable, of Michigan; and one brother, Robert Barrett, of Kellersburg.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Norma Belle Barrett; sister, Florence Lingenfelter; and brother, Roland Barrett.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at the ALCORN FUNERAL HOME in Hawthorn. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Pastor Jay Schweinberg officiating.
Interment will be in the Kellersburg Methodist Cemetery in Kellersburg. The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the Kellersburg Methodist Church or the Clarion Forest VNA Hospice.
Kathryn M Gahagen Barrett (1924 - 2015)*
Kellersburg Methodist Cemetery
Created by: Dottie Kunselman
Record added: Dec 26, 2011
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