2010-04-28 / Obituaries

George “Jack” Barnes


George “Jack” Barnes, 83, a life-long Peekskill area resident, died April 27, 2010. George was born in Peekskill on September 6, 1926, son of the late George E. and Helen (nee McAuliffe)Barnes.

Jack served two tours in the United States Navy, from 1944 to 1946 and from 1950 to 1951. He worked for many years as a plumber for the Lakeland School District until retiring in 1991.

Jack is survived by his wife, Gloria (nee Gruenwald) Barnes; his two children, Michael Barnes and his wife Lisa, and Kathie Spinelli and her husband FJ. He is also survived by his 5 grandchildren: Lindsay Barnes, Allison Spinelli, Robbyn Spinelli, Dmitry Spinelli, and Kieran Spinelli.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 29, from 4 to 8pm at the E.O. Curry Funeral Home, 313 N. James Street, Peekskill, NY 10566, where a funeral service will also be held on Friday, April 30, at 10am, followed by interment in the Assumption Cemetery in Cortlandt Manor.


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