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Harold Harold "Budd" W. Barr

Harold "Budd" W. Barr

Thursday, October 10, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Trinity Memorial Lutheran

Harold "Budd" W. Barr, 92, of Catasauqua, died Oct. 2, 2013, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. He was the husband of Jeannette (Matchette) Barr of Catasauqua for 67 years.

Born in Pine Grove, he was a son of the late Charles and Laura (Reinhart) Barr.

He attended Pine Grove High School.

He was a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He worked at PBNE Railroad/Bethlehem Steel for 40 years. He worked part time at Sears automotive department for 20 years.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Catasauqua.

He was a member of the Catasauqua American Legion Post 215.

He is survived by a daughter, Linda and her husband Timothy Breslin; a son, Gregory Barr and his fiance Kerry Wagner; nieces; and nephews.

He was predeceased by five sisters; and four brothers.

Contributions may be made to the church or a charity of choice, c/o the funeral home.

Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc., Catasauqua.