Leroy G. Barnhart, 88

FEB. 22, 1924-AUG. 15, 2012

August 16, 2012
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Leroy Grant Barnhart, 88, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012, at his home.

Born Feb. 22, 1924, in Warfordsburg, he was the son of the late Grant and Bertha Virginia Layton Barnhart.

He retired in 1985 as purchasing agent for H.B. Mellott Estate Inc. in Warfordsburg.

He was a member and elder of Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his wife, Helen M. Ward Barnhart, whom he married Dec. 27, 1945; one daughter, Ginger Majecki of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and one son, Larry L. Barnhart of Tampa, Fla.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Albert Barnhart; one half brother, Fred Barnhart; and two half sisters, Geneva and Stella.

A service will be Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church, 12941 Buck Valley Road, Warfordsburg. The Rev. Edward Blank will officiate. Burial with a military service by the Tri-State Honor Guard will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Faith Center.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Warfordsburg Presbyterian Church, 12941 Buck Valley Road, Warfordsburg, PA 17267.

Arrangements were handled by Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Md.

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