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Obituary: John G. Barry, Jr.


John G. Barry, Jr., 90, of the Converse Home died at his home on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. He was born in Burlington on November 9, 1925 the son of John G., Sr. and Elizabeth (Brusa) Barry.

John was a graduate of Cathedral High School and St. Michael’s College. He also had attended the Burlington Business School. John spent most of his working career with the Internal Revenue Service. He enjoyed reading and playing golf. He was a member of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception parish and an active member of the Knights of Columbus Burlington Council # 279.

John is survived by two cousins and their spouses, Christine & Don Robbins and Kenny & Nancy St. John both of East Barre, VT.; his good friend of many years, Nathan Wakefield of Burlington; also many other cousins, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, November 16, 2016 at 10:00 am in the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service South Chapel, 261 Shelburne Road, Burlington. Burial will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Those who wish may make contributions in his memory to the Converse Home, 272 Church St., Burlington, VT 05401. To send online condolences, please visit

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