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“Dear marianne,While I did not meet your dad, Stuart has told me more than once of his time visiting on your porch with him and what a wonderful...Read More »
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“Sending love and prayers to your beautiful family as you grieve the loss of an incredible man. ”
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“To all the Barnes family ...We are deeply saddened with the passing of Sam. We certainly loved meeting with him and Mary at "Burger King" or visiting...Read More »
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“Condolences to the family for this profound loss of your father, grandfather, great grandfather and faithful example of faith and love. May God bring...Read More »
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Samuel passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016.

Samuel was a resident of Morristown, New Jersey at the time of passing.

Samuel received his BA from Dartmouth University.

Samuel served in the South Pacific with the Marines during World War II and served with the National Guard for twenty years.

Samuel was married to Mary Louise Woodman Barnes.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 10 a.m. at Millington Baptist Church, Millington. Entombment will follow at Somerset Hills Memorial Park, Basking Ridge.

Visitation at Funeral Home
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Higgins Home for Funerals
752 Mountain Blvd.
Watchung, New Jersey, United States
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Funeral Service
10:00 am Thursday, December 1, 2016
Millington Baptist Church
520 King George Road
Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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Final Resting Place
Somerset Hills Memorial Park
Mount Airy Road
Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States

In lieu of flowers please donate to Marines Care Foundation, P.O. Box 566, West Caldwell, NJ 07007-0566.