In memory of
Myrtle Barr
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In memory of
Myrtle Barr
Myrtle M. Barr EASTON Myrtle M. Barr, 96, formerly of Easton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Gracedale. Born Oct. 1, 1922, in Pittstown, NJ, she was a daughter of the late John and Bessie (Tigar) Little. Her husband of 60 years, Martin R. Barr, died in 1998. Myrtle retired in 1984 from the former Pioneer Sportswear, Stockertown. She had worked in various area garment factories. She was of the Methodist faith. Myrtle was a life member of the Easton Elks 121, Ladies Auxiliary, where she served on various committees. She enjoyed taking care of her family. Surviving are a son, Robert A. Barr and his wife, Arlene, of Williams Township; a daughter, Nancy M. Bartholomew and her husband, Ronald, of Glendon; five grandchildren, Dawn Barr Frey and her husband, Kenneth, of Florida, Scott Barr and his wife, Melissa, of Macungie, Thomas Bartholomew and his wife, Robyn, of Easton, Tami Barr Chomicz and her husband Kenneth, of CT, and Chris Barr and his wife, Anne, of Williams Township; a sister-in-law, Joan Barr, of Nazareth; 11 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two sons, John "Jack" Barr and an infant, Martin R. Barr Jr., a grandson, Keith A. Bartholomew, six brothers and five sisters. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., 602 W. Berwick St., Easton. Call Tuesday from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Hay's Cemetery. Offer online condolences at strunkfh.com Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 575 Route 28, Building 2, No. 2017, Raritan, NJ 08869. Strunk Funeral Home Inc. 602 W. Berwick St. Easton, PA 18042 (610) 258-7211
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In memory of
Myrtle Barr
Myrtle M. Barr EASTON Myrtle M. Barr, 96, formerly of Easton, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Gracedale. Born Oct. 1, 1922, in Pittstown, NJ, she was a daughter of the late John and Bessie (Tigar) Little. Her husband of 60 years, Martin R. Barr, died in 1998. Myrtle retired in 1984 from the former Pioneer Sportswear, Stockertown. She had worked in various area garment factories. She was of the Methodist faith. Myrtle was a life member of the Easton Elks 121, Ladies Auxiliary, where she served on various committees. She enjoyed taking care of her family. Surviving are a son, Robert A. Barr and his wife, Arlene, of Williams Township; a daughter, Nancy M. Bartholomew and her husband, Ronald, of Glendon; five grandchildren, Dawn Barr Frey and her husband, Kenneth, of Florida, Scott Barr and his wife, Melissa, of Macungie, Thomas Bartholomew and his wife, Robyn, of Easton, Tami Barr Chomicz and her husband Kenneth, of CT, and Chris Barr and his wife, Anne, of Williams Township; a sister-in-law, Joan Barr, of Nazareth; 11 great-grandchildren, seven great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two sons, John "Jack" Barr and an infant, Martin R. Barr Jr., a grandson, Keith A. Bartholomew, six brothers and five sisters. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., 602 W. Berwick St., Easton. Call Tuesday from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Hay's Cemetery. Offer online condolences at strunkfh.com Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 575 Route 28, Building 2, No. 2017, Raritan, NJ 08869. Strunk Funeral Home Inc. 602 W. Berwick St. Easton, PA 18042 (610) 258-7211
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Easton, PA 18042-3141
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