Korey A. Barnes

May 4, 1986September 10, 2011

Korey Adam Barnes, 25, of Fremont died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011, at Parkview Hospital, Fort Wayne.

He was born May 4, 1986, in Angola to Jonathan "John" and Cindy L. (Ulcher) Barnes. His mother preceded him in death on Feb. 20, 2008, and his father survives in Stroh.

Mr. Barnes married Kyla L. Petre on May 5, 2006, at Angola, and she survives in Fremont.

He formerly worked for Wenzel Metal Spinners in Angola.

He attended Fremont schools and participated in wrestling and football. He lived his entire life in Steuben County. He enjoyed watching MMA Mixed Martial Arts, fishing, being a father, having cookouts, and spending time with his family.

Surviving are his wife, Kyla Barnes; a son, Kaiden Barnes, at home in Fremont; his father, John Barnes and Rebecca Hardiek in Stroh; one brother and sister-in-law, Keith and Roxanne Barnes in Angola; one sister, Tia Barnes in Fort Wayne; and one grandmother, Diana Barnes in Weidman, Mich.

Calling will be 3-5 p.m. Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at Beams Funeral Home, Fremont. Services will be at the funeral home at 5 p.m. Tuesday, September 13, 2011, with the Rev. Lynn Eicher officiating.

Memorials are to the family.


  • Visitation Tuesday, September 13, 2011
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, September 13, 2011

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Kyrie Huscher

September 14, 2011

Kyla and Kaiden,
Sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Bob & Charrie Klepper

September 14, 2011

Kyla, Our sympathy goes out to you and Kaiden on your loss. Understand that Korey ia always just a memory away. Gods blessings to you in this time of sorrow!
Glenn Kiser, Gloria Hintz, Bill Kiser, and Bob & Charrie Klepper (Glenn's daughter & son-in-law)

Janine Temple

September 14, 2011

The angels shall surround and comfort you. God will bring you close and ease your pain. Your loving family will hold you close in their heart as they move forward in their purpose. Your candle will shine bright in their eyes with memories of you.
Never forgotten and always loved.

Pennie Gitary

September 14, 2011

John, We want to send our condolences to all of you on the passing of Korey. I remember babysitting all the kids years ago. Remember, what God brings you to...HE will bring you thru. Saying a prayer for some comfort and peace for you all. GOD BLESS, Tim, Nicholas & Pennie Gitary

Cheryl Beer

September 13, 2011

Kyla & Terry, So sorry you have to go thru this tragedy!! You are a strong person Kyla! You and Kaiden will be fine!!

Weisenfelder Family

September 13, 2011

Kyla -

So sorry for your loss. We are thinking about you.

Theresa & Paul Limestahl

September 13, 2011

Kyla, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.


September 13, 2011

Prayers to you all !

Monica and Brad Hollars

September 13, 2011

John, Becky and families... I cannot come up with the words to express my sympathy for your loss. My heart truly goes out to you all and hope you know that if you need anything, please let me know. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. My sincere condolences.

Ashley Bond

September 13, 2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.