OBIT: Richard D. Barrett (Dayton,PA)

Richard Dodson Barrett, 85, of Dayton, PA, died Friday, August 19, 2011 in Clarion Hospital.

He was born December 13, 1925 in Wayne Township, a son of the late Russell and Lucille (Wadding) Barrett.

He was a member of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church in Yatesboro.

He worked as a Farmer and Coal Truck Driver.

Surviving are his wife, Agatha (Hancherick) Barrett, whom he married Sept. 4, 1954; two sons – Richard Alan Barrett of Dayton and James Robert Barrett of Houston, TX; one daughter – Linda Lucille Day of Reynoldsville; two brothers – William E. Barrett of Smicksburg and Russell R. Barrett of Dayton; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son – Kenneth Ross Barrett; one brother- Edwarrd Barrett and one sister – Maxine Bucko.

Friends will be received 2-4 and 7-9, Sunday, August 21, 2011 at the Carson/Boyer Funeral Home in Rural Valley.

Services will be held at Carson/Boyer Funeral Home, Inc, Monday, August 22, 2011 at 10:00 AM with Fr. Daniel L. Blount officiating.

Interment will follow in the St. Mary’s R.C. Cemetery in Yatesboro.

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