Berkowitz-Kumin-Bookatz Memorial Chapel

1985 South Taylor Road, Cleveland Heights, OH


Alvin M. Barkley

May 6, 1920July 5, 2019


Alvin M. Barkley; beloved husband of the late Clair (nee Leventhall) Barkley. Loving father of Drew (Jan), David (Susan) , Robert (Dawn) Barkley and the late Bonnie (Abraham) Kay. Devoted grandfather of Brian Elkins-Barkley, Brandon (Nicole) Elkins-Barkley, Henry (Sophie Gardner) Barkley, Max Barkley, Benjamin (Amanda Zerkel-fiancee) Kay, Sam Kay, Ellyn Barkley, Emma Barkley, Mara Barkley, Beth Barkley, Sara Barkley, Amy Barkley and Kathryn Barkley. Great grandfather of Elliana. Dear brother of the late Geraldine Moskowitz and Marilyn Urman. Graveside services will be held Sunday, July 7 at 2 PM at the Mayfield Cemetery 2749 Mayfield Rd. Cleveland Heights, OH. Family will receive friends at the Montefiore Home , One David Myers Pkwy. Beachwood, OH. SUNDAY FOLLOWING SERVICES UNTIL 7 PM. & MONDAY 2 PM-5 PM. Friends who wish may contribute to the Montefiore Foundation or Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple


  • Graveside Funeral Services Sunday, July 7, 2019


Alvin M. Barkley

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Diane Plotkin Goldstein

July 7, 2019

Somewhere in heaven, some terrible golf is being played. God bless Clair and Alvin. We are wishing you peace during this difficult time. - The Plotkins

Elizabeth Kain Guyton

July 7, 2019

My father, who passed away several years ago, always had the kindest words to say about Al Barkley. He thought the world of him.

Gary Fremont

July 7, 2019

May the Almighty comfort you among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

Janet Taylor

July 7, 2019

We have many fond memories of visits with your Dad. He was very welcoming of us anytime we visited. We enjoyed times we were able to listen to his stories.

Joan Stein

July 6, 2019

Dear Drew and Jan
I’m so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed hearing stories of your parents. May his memory be a blessing.