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CPL Elmer Bernard “Barney” Toomey

CPL Elmer Bernard “Barney” Toomey

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Death 29 Aug 1992 (aged 74)
Burial Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot 9-A, 474
Memorial ID 2582751 · View Source
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E. Barney Toomey: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice

Patriot-News, The (Harrisburg, PA) - Tuesday, September 1, 1992

E. Barney Toomey, 74, of 2037 Zarker St., died Saturday in Community General Osteopathic Hospital.

He worked for Penn Credit Corp., was retired from the Pennsylvania Lottery Commission and formerly owned Toomey Photographers.
He was a Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association football and basketball official, a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, the Pennsylvania Photographers Association, American Legion Post 27, several local VFW posts, the 40 & 8, the Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 51, the National Judges Association, Westshoremen Drum and Bugle Corps, Reilly Raiders Drum and Bugle Corps of Philadelphia, Rainbow Drill Team Assembly 59, and was an instructor for the White Roses Drum and Bugle Corps of York and other corps in the area.
He was a former minor league baseball player with the St. Louis Cardinals organization, was a public relations officer for semi-pro football teams, and was an Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are two sons, Bill Toomey with whom he lived and Carlos Cortez of Long Beach, Calif.; two daughters, Jeanne Fox of New Cumberland and Ann Beck of Steelton; and eight grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at his church. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Viewing will be from 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at Dailey Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Westshoremen Drum and Bugle Corps, 2037 Zarker St., Harrisburg 17104.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2582751
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Elmer Bernard “Barney” Toomey (10 Nov 1917–29 Aug 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2582751, citing Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .