William J. Barber

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William J. Barber

October 19, 1926 - March 04, 2019

William J. Barber William J. Barber, 92, of Neshannock Township passed away the evening of March 4, 2019, at UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Born on Oct. 19, 1926, in Martins Ferry, Ohio, he was a son of the late Francis and Bertha Fleeman Barber.
Bill is survived by his beloved wife, the former Josephine Massaro, who he married on Oct. 25, 1946.
He was a member of the Operating Engineer Local 66 and had worked for Massaro Construction and Bruce and Merilee Electric, before he retired.
He was a member of First Assembly of God Church.
Bill had served his country as a member of the Navy.
Bill loved to be outside and work in his garden.
His greatest joy was time spent with his grandchildren, whom he dearly loved.
In addition to his wife, Bill is survived by his daughter, Michele Brzoza and her husband, Jim, of Gibsonia, Pennsylvania; three grandchildren, Erin Yokel and husband, Cory, Natalie Weinheimer and husband, Marc, and Jack Brzoza; and two great-grandsons, Garett and Frazier.
In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his brothers, Ken, Richard, Jack, Tom and Robert; and two sisters, Edith and Phoebe.
Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 3000 Wilmington Road.
A service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on March 6, 2019
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Larry Giannone
Mar 15, 2019
Dear Josephine, I am sorry to hear about the death of Bill. He was a good Christian man and I certainly looked up to him in many ways. He was a good role model for us young guys when I worked with him in construction for the Massaro Brothers. I hope you are doing well. May God be with you and continue to bless you.
Bob and Bert Kelly
Mar 07, 2019
May the peace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ be with your family during this difficult time.