David G Barr

June 27, 1956June 11, 2011

David George Barr, 54, of Las Vegas, Nevada, formerly of Rochester, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2011. He was born June 27, 1956 in Rochester, son of James F. Barr, Sr. and the late Anna Mae (Walker) Barr. He was a graduate of Rochester Area High School and California University of Pennsylvania. During high school, David played on the varsity basketball team and also the saxophone with the band. He enjoyed watching sports on T.V. and listening to a variety of music. David was preceded in death by his mother: Anna Mae (Walker) Barr in 1989. He is survived by his father: James F. Barr, Sr. and his wife Naomi, Tallahassee, FL; his sister: Joyce Barr, Pittsburgh; two brothers and sisters-in-law: James F. Barr, Jr. and his wife Elaine, Beaver Falls; and Michael and Janine Barr of Lansdale, PA; two nephews: Frederick Shegog, Johnstown, PA; Mychal Spencer Barr, Lansdale, PA; and many other loving members of his extended family and his friends. Family will receive friends on Monday, June 20, 2011 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the SAUL-GABAUER FUNERAL HOME, INC., 273 Route 68, Rochester, PA (adjacent to Sylvania Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum). His celebration of life, home-going service will immediately follow the visitation. Interment will be in the Garden of the Good Shepherd, Sylvania Hills Memorial Park. Online condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Monday, June 20, 2011
  • Celebration of Life Home-Going Service Monday, June 20, 2011

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Valarie Belcastro (Young)

June 22, 2011

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

Marguerite Dreher-Wilson

June 21, 2011

To the Barr family - I was so sadden to learn of David's passing, which I just saw in the paper. Please know that my immediate prayers are with you all during this sad time. Please look to the hills for truly God is your strength in times like these.

Crystal R. Frank

June 20, 2011

To Joyce and family, please know how saddened we are for your loss. May God be with you at this time and show you some measure of comfort.

June 20, 2011

My sympathies to the Barr Family,
I think and speak of you all often and am sadden with David's passing He was alway's a gentlemen/and good sport when we were playing at Park Street or the dump.He will be missed.
Sincerly , Kathy Roberts

June 20, 2011

My condolences and deepest sympathy to the Barr Family. I have nothing but fond memories of David and may God Bless him.
Joe Young

June 20, 2011

My deepest sympathy in your time of loss. I am sure that David's untimely passing has had a profound effect on all of you in both the immediate and extended Barr family. May you be comforted by the love of God and those who love all of you.
--Elizabeth "Betty" Asche Douglas

Michael Prince

June 19, 2011

The Barr Family,
Mike,we are sorry to hear the passing of your brother David, please except our deepest sympathy from the Prince family, God Bless.

William Fisher

June 19, 2011

David is the first of my late wife Jean's
nephews to be called by the Maker. At his demise I cannot but treasure the memories of both David and Jean. To God be the glory.

Elanda & Darryl Starnes

June 19, 2011

To the Barr Family, our condolences are with you and we pray that God be with you during this time of sorrow.

James/Petrease Tatum

June 18, 2011

The Barr Family,
So sorry to hear of this great loss. Having grown up with the whole family it fells like losing one of my own. Again my prayers are with you all.