Elizabeth Lee 'Betty' Barry
Elizabeth Lee 'Betty' Barry, 95, formerly of Ridgway, died Nov. 14, 2011 in Farmville, Va. She was born in Parsons, W Va., the daughter of the late Carl and Sara Duncan Jarvis. Betty married the late Charles Raymond Barry. She loved animals, especially cats, working in her garden and working outside. She enjoyed a simple life. Betty thrived on always giving her time to others and never asked anything in return. She is survived by one son, Robert C. Barry (Lucy) of West Chester; and two daughters, Patricia Hasselman (Roger) of Ridgway and Priscilla Shinabeck (the late Edward) of Farmville, Va. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, Tim, Jane, Sara, Michael, Molly, Wendy, Kimberly, John, Robert, Stephen and Elizabeth; and 19 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at Thompson Funeral Home, Ridgway, Sunday evening from 6-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Leo's Church, Ridgway, Monday, Nov. 21, at 11 a.m. with Fr. Brian Vossler officiating.Donations may be made to a charity of your choice.