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William Richard Barks

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“Judy, you had a wonderful brother and family. He will be an angel in heaven as he was on earth. I know John will be there to meet him. My sincere...Read More »
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“My dear old friend, Bill, has gone to his reward! May he rest in peace with God in Heaven!Lots of memories pop up in my mind, thinking of him at St....Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Nancy Mattingly Wood - CA

“thank you for always being so kind, loving and warm hearted.. you truely changed my life forever with the best impact possible. rest with god ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: anonymous anonymous - zanesville, OH

“Bill Jr. and family. I am sorry for your loss of Bill Sr. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Robin Martin - Zanesville, OH

5 of 6 | Posted by: Bev Taylor - Zanesville, OH

“"MARINE"...Few Earn The Title, "United States Marine"...Once Earned, They Are A "Marine Forever"...When They Die Their Honor Clean, they appear...Read More »
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William was born on July 2, 1930 and passed away on Thursday, August 10, 2017.

William was a resident of Ohio at the time of passing.

William graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from Muskingum College.

He served our country and protected our freedom as a Sergeant in the Infantry with the United States Marines Corp where he was a highly decorated Purple Heart recipient and suffered extensive injuries in Korea.

Calling hours will be from 5 to 8PM Monday, August 14, 2017 and one hour prior to services at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 W. MILITARY ROAD. The funeral service will be held at 1PM Tuesday, August 15, 2017 with Father Peter Fegan as celebrant. Burial will follow in Zanesville Memorial Park with full military honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 144 N. Fifth St., Zanesville, OH 43701.