Frank J. Barron Jr.
Date of Birth: December 10, 1932 Date of Passing: April 28, 2012
Mr. Barron served in the
Age 79 Place of Birth: Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania Place of Passing: Gates Vascular Institute, Buffalo, New York Resided in: Akron, New York History: He was a graduate of Kensington High School in Buffalo, N.Y. He also attended UCLA and Erie County Technical School. Mr. Barron served proudly served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict From 1951-1953. He served as a Private and his Occupational Specialty was Infantry Weapons Armorer. Frank was a truck driver for over 50 years after working for several trucking companies. He retired from the former Kerr Trucking Company in Batavia, N.Y., and a member of Teamsters Local #375. Mr. Barron was a member of Tree of Life Church in Lancaster, N.Y. An avid model train and airplane collector, he also was a member of Mud Creek Central Railroad and the WNY Gas and Steam Engine Association. Family: Frank was the loving husband of Jeannette (Gardner) Barron whom he was married to for 51 years. Poppy of Fredric (Diane) Barron, Linda (Martin) Wiltberger, Thomas (Amy) Barron, Sara (Remy) Trzcinski and Jessica (Anthony) Brandi. Cherished grandfather of 8 grandchildren and one great grandchild. Viewing info: No prior visitation Burial: Graveside services will take place Tuesday at 11:00 AM in Evergreen Lawn Cemetery, Akron. Pastor Mick Wilcox will officiate. Memorials: Expressions of sympathy in Frank’s memory would be appreciated by the family to the Tree of Life Church, 6090 Broadway Lancaster, New York 14086