D. Barr
D. Barr
D. Barr
D. Barr
D. Barr
D. Barr
D. Barr

Obituary of D. Barr

D. Eleanor (Saylor) Barr, 94, of North Coventry Twp., PA passed away on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at Impressions at Bryn Mawr Terrace in Bryn Mawr, PA. She was the wife of the late Dr. Robert Melville Barr with whom she shared 62 years of marriage.

Eleanor was born October 1, 1922 in Pottstown, PA. She was the daughter of the late Jacob Ralph Saylor and Margaret Emily (Keim) Saylor.

She is survived by:

Five Daughters: Susan Marie and her husband, Ed Freimuth – Lower Merion, PA

                           Kathryn Louise and her husband, Frank Hake of Bonita Springs, FL

                           Nancy Ann and her husband, Ron Seiboth – Havertown, PA

                           Dorothy Barr and her husband, Ted Stanton – North Coventry Twp., PA

                           Mary Margaret and her husband, Andrew Stonkus – Langhorne, PA

Eight Grandchildren: Scott Newcomer, Andrew Newcomer, Betsy Newcomer, Dr. Laura Gowen, Matthew Seiboth, Rachel Seiboth, Jared Stonkus, and Hannah Stonkus

Ten Great-Grandchildren

One Brother: John Saylor and his wife, Verla – Long Beach, CA

Two Sisters-in-Law: Marilyn Saylor and Patricia Saylor

Seven Nieces and Two Nephews

Several Grandnieces and Grandnephews

In addition to her husband and parents, she is predeceased by:

Three Brothers: W. Robert Saylor, Clyde Saylor, and Ladson Saylor

A viewing will take place on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 9:30 – 10:45 am at Coventry Church of the Brethren, 946 Keen Rd., Pottstown, PA 19465. A Life Celebration will follow at 11 AM. Interment will take place after the service at East Coventry Mennonite Cemetery, East Coventry Twp., PA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Coventry Church of the Brethren, Impressions at Bryn Mawr Terrace, 773 E. Haverford Rd., Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 or Holisticare Hospice, LLC, 685 Kromer Ave., Berwyn, PA 19312. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464 will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com