NORTH LIMA, Ohio – Carl R. Barger, 86, passed away at the Caprice Health Care Center on the morning of July 28, 2012.
Carl was born on Aug. 14, 1925, the son of the late Paul K. and Florence (Burkey) Barger.
He was a veteran of World War II, having served as a Sergeant in the Army in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater.
Carl was a self-employed farmer and carpenter. He had labored in the construction field for several local contractors.
He married the former Joann Kennedy on March 3, 1951. She survives.
He leaves behind his children, Mrs. Lonny Nicholson of North Lima, Mr. Carl E. Barger and his wife, Sandy of Youngstown, Ohio, Mrs. Karen Malone of New Middletown and Mr. William K. Barger of Poland, Ohio; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Paul J. Barger and Kenneth Barger.
Private family services were held today at the Terry. A Cunningham Funeral Home in Bessemer, Pa.
The family kindly requests that memorials in Carl’s name be given to the Grace Hospice located on Market St. in Boardman, Ohio.