Michael E. Bara 1954-2013

GIRARD – Michael E. Bara, 58, died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at his residence following a heart attack.

He was born Nov. 25, 1954, in Alliance, the son of Andrew Bara and Carol Ann Shahaden Lepsesty.

He was of the Catholic faith and retired from Coca-Cola Co. of California.

Survivors include his parents; two daughters, Coral Socash and Stephanie Dutra, and their mother, Linda, all of California; two brothers, Greg Bara of Alliance and Ross Lepsesty of Niles; a sister, Mary Soda of Niles; and four grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Stephen Church at a later date.

Arrangements were handled by Holloway-Williams Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Niles.