Marjorie A. (Mercer) Barry

Born: Tue., Feb. 18, 1930
Died: Fri., May 26, 2017

Private Interment


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., May 31, 2017
Location: Montpelier - Empire St.

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Marjorie A. Barry, 87, of Montpelier passed away Friday evening at Mercy St. Vincent’s in Toledo.  She was born on February 18, 1930 in West Unity to Earl William and Harriet (Scott) Mercer.  Marjorie graduated from Millcreek High School in 1948.  On March 31, 1954, she married William G. Barry and he preceded her in death on June 16, 2016.

Marjorie was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Montpelier.  She retired in 1993 from Beam Stream in Montpelier as an Inspector after 25 years of service.  Prior to that she worked Spangler Candy Company in Bryan for a brief period.  She also assisted on the family farm.  Marjorie loved to be a part of her grandchildren’s lives and was a die-hard Young and the Restless fan.

She is survived by seven children, Rick (Deb) Barry of Montpelier, Nancy (Craig) Sipe of Largo, Florida, William Kent Barry of New Blaine, Arkansas, Jodie (Joel) Best of Blakeslee, Robert Craig Barry of Columbia, Ohio, Rebecca S. Barry of Montpelier, and Kimberly (Matthew) Mead of Lowell, Michigan; fourteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

Marjorie was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and one infant brother.

A time to receive friends will be on Wednesday, May 31st from 4-8pm at the Thompson-Geesey Funeral Home on Empire Street in Montpelier.  There will be a private interment at Shiffler Cemetery in rural Bryan.  Memorial contributions may be given to Zion Lutheran Church.

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liz lawson
   Posted Mon May 29, 2017
Sending prayers and big hugs to the whole Barry family in this time of grief. Your mom will be missed .

Marlene Bireley
   Posted Mon May 29, 2017
So happy that we were able to have a long talk on Wednesday evening. I am thinking of you all during this difficult time.

Bethany Watkins
   Posted Tue May 30, 2017
All of my prayers and love to the Barry/extended family on the loss of Marge. She will be greatly missed.

Christina Bireley Lunt
   Posted Tue May 30, 2017
I am sorry to hear of Marge's passing. So many good childhood memories with your family. Thinking of all of you during this sad time.

'Sam' Lasich
   Posted Tue May 30, 2017
My heartfelt sympathy to each of Marge's family. She was such a precious lady, always with a cheerful smile & laughter. I'd lost touch with her over the winter & i am so sad to see she has passed away. May God give each of you His love & comfort. Sincerely, Sam

Jodie Faunce
   Posted Wed May 31, 2017
So sorry to hear of your loss, Your Mom was very beautiful & kind woman that will be dearly missed. Love n' prayers for strength & comfort there with you aLL <3

Wayne & Char
   Posted Wed May 31, 2017
Dear Jodi and family ~ Sending you our sincere sympathy and prayers for you in the days ahead.

Debby Campbell
   Posted Thu June 01, 2017
Am soooo very sorry for your loss. If you ever want to talk, call me.

Dean & Calista Scott
   Posted Tue June 06, 2017
I am sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Marge and Bill were special people. Always enjoyed talking with them. They raised a very nice family. Your good memories will sustain you through this difficult time.

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