Archive for Thursday, August 10, 2006

Richard Warren Barney

August 10, 2006


Funeral mass for Richard Warren Barney, 70, Wellsville, was held Tuesday at Assumption Catholic Church, Edgerton. The body was cremated. Burial followed at Clearfield Cemetery. Mr. Barney died Aug. 2, 2006, at Olathe Medical Center.

He was born Aug. 8, 1935, at Denver, the son of Howard and Nora C. (O'Toole) Barney.

He married Mary (Carroll) Pippin. She survives of the home.

He was employed by Mercury Marine for 32 years in Denver, Kansas City and Dallas, before retiring in 1989.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Coni McCarver, Poteau, Okla.; a son, Shawn Barney, Medford, Ore.; a step-son, Jim Pippin, Gladstone, Mo.; a step-daughter, Cathy (Pippin) Sharp, Wellsville; brothers, Edward, Denver, and John, Golden, Colo.; four grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Elizabeth Berens.

Memorials may be made to a charity of choice and sent in care of Wilson's, PO Box 486, Wellsville, KS 66092.

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