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Gary S. Barnes
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“I hadn't seen Gary for a few years but i can see him in my minds eye as though i saw him yesterday. His outlook on life was admirable. He loved and...Read More »
1 of 45 | Posted by: Jane - Seven Hills, OH

“So sorry for your loss. He was a pretty funny guy and was very nice. Prayers for comfort, and strength during this time. ”
2 of 45 | Posted by: Jill Mcbride - Indianapolis, IN

“So sorry to the family for the loss of this man, Prayers and hugs to all ”
3 of 45 | Posted by: Lisa Bellerue - Las Vegas, NV

“So sorry for your loss . ”
4 of 45 | Posted by: Doug/Jacie Kelly - Northfield, OH


5 of 45 | Posted by: Beverly Kellam - Mentor, OH

“One of the nicest guys I ever met, the Villager will never be the same. ”
6 of 45 | Posted by: robert olesinski - maple heights, OH

“I am sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

“RIP Gary! I've never met anyone that loved life more than you. I will remember your smile and your positive attitude despite what you were going...Read More »
8 of 45 | Posted by: Terri Rykalla - Macedonia, OH

“Gary, an amazing larger than life guy! Lots of friends, generous, funny, loved his family, great businessman.He pretty much lived 2 lifetimes.He lit...Read More »
9 of 45 | Posted by: Glenn Diedricksen - Cape Coral, FL

“always having fun at Kimberly Bay ”
10 of 45 | Posted by: Bruce Travis - Cape Coral, FL

Kimberly Bay Friends
11 of 45 | Posted by: Bruce Travis - Cape Coral, FL

always working
12 of 45 | Posted by: Bruce Travis - Cape Coral, FL

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
13 of 45 | Posted by: Bruce Travis - Cape Coral, FL

In Panama
14 of 45 | Posted by: Kathy Montgomery


15 of 45 | Posted by: Kathy Montgomery

“Gary had a huge impact on us. He is going to be missed and the topic of several conversations all with a big smile and a laugh. Thank you, Gary,...Read More »
16 of 45 | Posted by: Kathy & George - Las Vegas, NV

“We always had a great time & never a dull moment, that's for sure. Until we meet again Gary, you will be missed. ...Read More »
17 of 45 | Posted by: Anthony Pisco - N. Royalton, OH

“Such a really great guy. You will be missed by so many. Prayers to all of the family. Until we dance in heaven...Always,Sonny and Sue ”
18 of 45 | Posted by: Sonny and Sue Tiliski - FL

Words cannot express how much joy you brought to everyone. Rest well our friend. You will be missed!!
19 of 45 | Posted by: Joe & Barb Blitz - Cape Coral, FL

“Garys laughter, smile and humor will be missed by many. We would always refer to him as OHIO Gary.. O. H. I. O. Loved his fun filled spirit. ...Read More »
20 of 45 | Posted by: Chrissy and Lonny Tomlin - FL

“We have so many great memories with Gary. You will always be in our thoughts. Deepest sympathy during this difficult time.❤❤❤ ”
21 of 45 | Posted by: Sandra Ron Culp - Lakeland, MI

“My prayers go out to Gary's family, Amanda, Trisha, Barry, grandchildren and nieces. I know God's Strength and his Peace will surround all of you. ...Read More »
22 of 45 | Posted by: Mark Basil - Cincinnati, OH

“Thank you Gary for all you have done for me and my family . Thanks for teaching me and helping me grow over the years. You will be greatly missed by...Read More »
23 of 45 | Posted by: allen grishaber - Bedford, OH

“Rest in peace my friend ”
24 of 45 | Posted by: Marcy Sweatt - Danville, KY

First down Browns
25 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

“You will be dearly missed Gary - we enjoyed our times with you over the years! ”
26 of 45 | Posted by: Mark & Amy Shafer - Valley View, OH

“RIP in Peace Gary. You were one of the hardest working guys I know. God Bless your family. ”
27 of 45 | Posted by: Larry visocky - North Royalton, OH

“May you Rest In Peace Gary. Our deepest condolences to your family. Jim, Theresa, Taylor & Brandon MartinSagamore Hills, OH ”
28 of 45 | Posted by: Theresa Martin - Sagamore Hills, OH

RIP
29 of 45 | Posted by: Nancy Hudec

RIP
30 of 45 | Posted by: Nancy Hudec


31 of 45 | Posted by: ROLAND TONSING - SAGAMORE HILLS, OH

Aunt Jean
32 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

Barnes fam's
33 of 45 | Posted by: Pam Barnes


34 of 45 | Posted by: Sue MacAlonan

“Rest in peace Gary. You will be greatly missed! ”
35 of 45 | Posted by: Lynn Buge Adams - Pearland, TX

“Gary's obit said everything that could possibly be said. Gary was a guys guy and it was an honor to know him. Gary was always a pleasure to be around...Read More »
36 of 45 | Posted by: Rudy and Pam Kenik - Macedonia, OH

“With our sincere sympathy Beverly and Dan Herschman, Walton Hills ”
37 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

Boating in Florida “I can honestly say I have never met anyone that enjoyed life as much as Gary, I miss you so much already my dear friend. I know you are reunited...Read More »
38 of 45 | Posted by: sandy mendolera - Bonita Springs, FL

“M"Death leaves a heartache that no one can heal,Love leaves a memory that no one can steal" Keep the party going ...you will always be remembered...Read More »
39 of 45 | Posted by: Love Carolyn Dvorak - Bedford, OH

“This is the most beautiful explanation of our friend and classmate, I just hope he realized how much he was loved by all of us. ”
40 of 45 | Posted by: Marianne Gongos - Maple Hts, OH

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
41 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

“Gary was so special and he will be missed by so many of us. Rest peacefully my friend. ”
42 of 45 | Posted by: Paula Rafuse - Sagamore Hills

“So very sorry for the loss of your beloved family member. He was a very successful businessman and he will certainly be greatly missed by both...Read More »
43 of 45 | Posted by: A friend

“May the God of all comfort and a promise hope, be with the family and friends at this very difficult and sad time. ”
44 of 45 | Posted by: D - Cleveland, OH

“Rest in peace Gary, we will miss you! ”
45 of 45 | Posted by: A friend


Gary was born on September 17, 1956 and passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019.

Gary was a resident of Walton Hills, Ohio at the time of passing.

Gary graduated from Bedford High School in 1975 and shortly afterwards started Barnes Roofing in 1978.

Remembering Gary S. Barnes Gary S. Barnes September 17, 1956 - February 1, 2019 Funeral Date February 9, 2019 All services at Gospel House Church, 14707 Alexander Rd., Walton Hills Visitation, Friday, February 8 from 3 - 8 P.M. and Saturday, February 9 from 9 - 10 A.M. Funeral service, Saturday, February 9 starting at 10 A.M. (See full notice below) GARY S. BARNES, age 62, of Walton Hills and Florida passed away on February 1, 2019 after a 3 year courageous battle with cancer. Friends received at the GOSPEL HOUSE CHURCH, 14707 ALEXANDER RD., WALTON HILLS, 44146, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8 FROM 3 - 8 P.M. AND SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9 FROM 9 - 10 A.M. where a service will be held 10:00 A.M. Burial Bedford Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Gospel House Church, 14707 Alexander Rd., Walton Hills, OH 44146.

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