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John J. Barna
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1921
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 2001
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA

Son to John Barna and Anna Takacs; husband to Helen M. Kalil.

South Bend Tribune, Death Notices; Tuesday, December 25, 2001
John J. Barna (Aug. 15, 1921 - Dec. 22, 2001)
SOUTH BEND - John J. Barna, 80, of Aberdeen Court, died Saturday in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center of natural causes. Survivors include two daughters, Janet Hall of South Bend, and Karen Petsovich of Bridgman; and a sister, DewAnn Langdon of Park Ridge, Ill. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Jude Catholic Church. Friends may call from 3 to 8 pm. Wednesday in Welsheimer
Funeral Home, 521 N. William St., where a prayer vigil will be at 4 p.m.

South Bend Tribune, Obituaries; Wednesday, December 26, 2001
John J. Barna (Aug. 15, 1921 - Dec. 22, 2001)
John J. Barna, 80, of Aberdeen Court, South Bend, Ind., died following a short illness at 3:45 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, in St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Barna was born Aug. 15, 1921, in South Bend, to John and Anna (Takacs) Barna, and was a lifetime area resident. On Aug. 13, 1946, in South Bend, he married Helen M. Kalil, who preceded him in death on Sept. 14, 1999. He was also preceded in death by his parents, and by a brother, Ernest A. Barna.
He is survived by two daughters, Janet (Thomas) Hall of South Bend and Karen (Gregory) Petsovich of Bridgman, Mich.; five grandchildren, Michael and Matthew Hall of Indianapolis, Ind., and Vanessa, Wynn and Maxwell Petsovich of Bridgman; and by one sister, DewAnn (Clarence) Langdon of Park Ridge, Ill.
Mr. Barna retired from the Allied-Signal Corporation in 1985 as a machine setup man after more than 40 years service. He was a veteran of the Marine Corps during World War II, serving in the South Pacific as a technical sergeant. He was a graduate of the Dallas Aviation School at Love Field in Dallas, Texas, a member of the Marine Corps League, American Legion Post #284, and was an alumni of the National Association of the Civilian Conservation Corps. He was also a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and the VIP Group of the church.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27th, in St. Jude Catholic Church, with Rev. James Stoyle officiating. Entombment will follow at Highland Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today in the Welsheimer Funeral Home, 521 N. William Street, where a prayer vigil will be held at 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Joseph County, 111 Sunnybrook Court, South Bend, IN 46637; or to the St. Jude Building Fund, 19704 Johnson Road, South Bend. 
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Nadine
Record added: Oct 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30569573
John J. Barna
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