OBITUARY

Dennis M. Barrer Sr.

November 22, 1946June 29, 2018
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Dennis M. Barrer Sr. passed away on June 29, 2018 at the age of 71. He was the loving husband of Billie for over 52 years. The beloved father of Cara (Jerry Cariveau) Barrer, Dennis M. (Vicky) Barrer Jr., and Amanda (Edward Salbert) Salbert. The cherished grandfather of Lorne, Ashley, Ashton, Bethany, Jewel, Kayla, and Kenneth, and the great grandfather of Lucy and Dakota. He was the dear brother of the late Tillman C. (Sharon) Barrer Jr. and Terry (Mary) Barrer. Dennis is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Tillman and Maudine Barrer.

Dennis was a graduate of the 1964 class of Lamphere High School in Madison Heights. He was a proud Army veteran and served from 1966 to 1968. Dennis always kept busy and dedicated 29 years to General Motors and 10 years to American Axel. After his retirement he worked for several years with the Warren Tech Center. Dennis enjoyed many things including drawing, animals, golf, and Michigan State Football. Visitation for Dennis will take place on Monday, July 2, 2018 from 1:00 to 8:00 pm at Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home, 30351 Dequindre Road in Madison Heights. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 11:00 am at Warren Missionary Baptist Church, 11285 E 10 Mile Road in Warren. Friends may visit the church beginning at 10:00 am.

  • FAMILY

  • Billie Barrer, Wife
  • Cara (Jerry Cariveau) Barrer, Daughter
  • Dennis M. (Vicky) Barrer Jr., Son
  • Amanda (Edward) Salbert, Daughter
  • The cherished grandfather of Lorne, Ashley, Ashton, Bethany, Jewel, Kayla, and Kenneth, and the great grandfather of Lucy and Dakota. He was the dear brother of Terry (Mary) Barrer. Dennis is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, July 2, 2018
  • In State Tuesday, July 3, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, July 3, 2018
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Dennis M. Barrer Sr.

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Amanda Salbert

July 18, 2018

To the best dad in the world. You will always be the love of my life. No matter where I go or what I do I will always Carry you with me.through out the years to come.. I will truly miss you daddy you will always be in my heart..I love you to the moon and back.. Love your baby girl Amanda....

Cara Barrer

July 3, 2018

To my loving Daddy, i will miss you with every breath that i take! And i will miss you with every heart beat! !! You have made my life as a baby, a teenager and an adult perfect! I have the Best Daddy in the world and the most wonderful memories! I LOVE YOU IN ALL THE DAYS THAT END IN " Y" Cara

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Biography

Dennis M. Barrer Sr. passed away on June 29, 2018 at the age of 71. He was the loving husband of Billie for over 52 years. The beloved father of Cara (Jerry Cariveau) Barrer, Dennis M. (Vicky) Barrer Jr., and Amanda (Edward Salbert) Salbert. The cherished grandfather of Lorne, Ashley, Ashton, Bethany, Jewel, Kayla, and Kenneth, and the great grandfather of Lucy and Dakota. He was the dear brother of Terry (Mary) Barrer. Dennis is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visitation for Dennis will take place on Monday, July 2, 2018 from 1:00 to 8:00 pm at Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home, 30351 Dequindre Road in Madison Heights. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 11:00 am at Warren Missionary Baptist Church, 11285 E 10 Mile Road in Warren. Friends may visit the church beginning at 10:00 am.