George E. Barber - January 25, 2010

RAVENA – George E. Barber, 77, passed away Monday, January 25, 2010 at St. Peter’s Hospice Inn.  George was an Army veteran serving during the Korean War.  He retired after many years of service with the Albany County Highway Department.

     Survivors include his sisters, Fannie VanHeusen and Margaret Barber both of Ravena;  niece, Virginia (Michael) Tryon;  nephews, David VanHeusen, Gary (Pricilla) VanHeusen and Dan (June) VanHeusen;  and great nephews, Michael, Jonathan and Andrew Tryon and Dan VanHeusen.

     Funeral services will be held 3 PM Friday, January 29th at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena.  Friends may call at the funeral home on Friday prior to the service starting at 2 PM.  Contributions in memory of George may be made to Community Hospice of Albany, 445 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.