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John Lewis Barler

  • Birth 2 Jan 1874 Duncan, Stark County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 31 Oct 1947 Stark County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Stark County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 46349270

Son of John & Nancy Jane (Graves) Barler, husband of Winnie Hall, m. Feb 25, 1901. Died in Valley Twp.

John L. Barler Services Sunday

For John L. Barler, 73, of Stark, who died at 1 a.m. Friday at his home, funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Gillespie Memorial Home in Wyoming with C.E. Mannschott of Peoria officiating. Friends may call at the memorial home after 1 p.m. today.

Born Jan 2, 1874 in Duncan, he married Winnie Hall on Feb. 25 1910 [1901], in Wyoming. He had lived in the community for over 50 years and had been a rural mail carrier since 1934. He was a member of the Congregational church at Stark and the Wyoming lodge, Modern Woodmen of America.

Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Bessie M. Merrill and Mrs. Mildred I. Roger, both of Peoria; a son, Harry M. Barler of Princeville; a sister, Mrs. Belle Arnold of Waukegan; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

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  • Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
  • Originally Created by: John Melton
  • Added: 5 Jan 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 46349270
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Lewis Barler (2 Jan 1874–31 Oct 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 46349270, citing Stringtown Cemetery, Stark County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by One Foot In The Grave (contributor 47388650) .