Lester H. Barry


Lester H. Barry

CORTLAND — Lester H. Barry, 63, of Cortland, died at 6:40 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at his residence, following a brief  illness.

Lester was born Aug. 16, 1953, in Grafton, W.Va., the son of Joseph and Viola Poling Barry.

He was a self- employed carpenter.

Lester was of the Christian faith and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; sons, Lester H. Barry Jr. of Howland and Billy Barry of Cortland; daughters, Helena Barry of Montana, Stephanie Barry of Warren and Bobbie Barry of Arizona; and four grandchildren.

Lester was preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

Private family services will be held. There will be no visitation.

Arrangements were handled by the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, Warren.