Irene G. Barber

April 10, 1927 - January 10, 2019


Age 91, of Route 20A, Perry, NY passed away on January 10, 2019 at the Wyoming County Nursing Facility in Warsaw.

She was born April 10, 1927 in Rochester, NY daughter of the late Peter and Edna Hare Grant. Irene was a 1945 graduate of York Central School. Her husband of fifty-nine years, John W. Barber, Sr. passed away November 27, 2005.

Surviving are her children, Nancy B. (Wayne J.) Van Valkenburg of Perry, Lawrence P. (Kimberly) Barber of Perry; grandchildren, Jeff Barber, Scott Barber, Amy Cullinan, David Van Valkenburg, Lisa Inzinna, Kristy Broughton, Kelly Dionne, Daniel Barber, Jeremy Barber; thirteen great grandchildren. She was the mother of the late Steven Barber who died in 1958, John Barber, Jr. who died in 2007 and was sister of the late Edward Grant, Raymond Grant, Dorothy Irving, Katherine Grant and Rita Arrigenna.

Friends may call Sunday, January 13 from 2 ? 4 & 7 ? 9 at Robinson & Hackemer Funeral Home, 246 N. Main St., Warsaw. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, January 14 at 10 AM at St. Michael?s Church, Warsaw. Burial will be in St. Michael?s Cemetery, Warsaw. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Perry Center Fire Department, PO Box 204, Perry, NY 14530 or First Congregational Church of Perry Center, 7209 State Route 20A, Perry, NY 14530.

Important Dates
January 11, 2019 : Funeral Mass at St. Michael’s Church in Warsaw for Irene G. Barber - 4:38 PM

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Jul 13.19 from Patricia A Lyke:

So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother.  Ralph and I lived just down the 20A from them.
She was s sweet lady.  Thoughts and prayers with you all.

Jul 13.19 from Mary Lou todtenhagen:

So sorry to hear about your mother, Nancy.

Jul 13.19 from Suanne Redden:

Sorry to hear about your Grandmother, Kristy .

Jul 13.19 from Ruth Deck:

My condolences to you, Larry, Nancy and families.  I’m so glad I got to see her during my recent visit.

Jul 13.19 from Steve and Marleen Smith:

We are so sorry to hear this. Our condolences.

Jul 13.19 from Sharon & Barry True:

Dear Family, We are so sorry to hear this sad news.  Mrs. Barber was a great lady.  You are in our thoughts.  Sincerely.

Jul 13.19 from Karen and Dave Duboy:

We are so sorry to hear of Irene’s death.  I remember my parents talking about how the families all grew up together and farming community.  I can’t drive by the farm without thinking of the way the Barbers grew up on the farm.  thoughts and prayers for the family.  Irene can not be joined with her loving husband.