|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1926|
|Death: ||Mar. 17, 2006|
Ruth T (Sullivan) Barry,80,of Tobyhanna,PA and formerly of Bradenton, FLA and Watertown, MA, died at the Pocono Medical Center in East Stroudsburg, PA, on March 17, 2006, after a brief illness. She was the widow of John R Barry, who died in 2002.
Born on February 28,1926 in Somerset, MA to Charles A and Leona (Charrette) Sullivan, she attended school and spent her childhood in Stillwater and Georgiaville, RI and later resided in North Providence, RI, before relocating in 1965 to Watertown, MA.
Ruth, worked in a number of Retail stores in the Boston area before retiring. However, she considered her greatest achievement in life her family and was the proud mother of six children
She was survived by five children, John Barry of Breuster, MA; William Barry of Woodsocket, RI; Linda Forand of Mt Pocono, PA; Richard Barry of Belchertown, MA and Jacqueline Swerling of Wellesley, MA. She is also survived by one sister, Marion Latour; 17 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Ruth, was predeceased by her daughter, Suzanne Fortescue in 2005.
The Reverend Father Ronald Hughes will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. on Monday, March 20 at the Church of St Ann's in Tobyhanna. Entombment will follow in St Catherine's Cemetery, Moscow.
Viewing will be private and held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Church of St Ann. P.O. Box 188, Tobyhanna, PA 18466-0188
Contributor by Tom Romano
John R Barry (1924 - 2003)*
Saint Catherine's Cemetery
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Record added: Jan 01, 2010
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