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Donald George Barr

Donald George Barr

Died: Monday, March 15, 2004
Age: 80
Donald George Barr, 80, died March 15, 2004, after a series of long illnesses.

Born in Detroit, he resided in Grosse Pointe Woods and was a summer resident of Port Huron since the 1940s.

Mr. Barr served the nation in World War II as a forward artillery observer in the United States Army. He was a life member of the Masonic Order, 32nd degree (Scottish Rite), Moslem Temple Shrine and the Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks.

He is survived by one son, Donald George (Gail) Barr, Jr., of Troy; daughters Paula (Robert) Cleland of Port Huron, Karen Barr of Shelby Township and Wendy (Dr. Ronald) Uppleger, Jr. of Grosse Pointe Woods; and grandchildren Carrie Cleland Keegan, Christina and Kathryn Cleland, Paul Barr, Jamie, Wendy and Terri Bulgarelli and Robert and Katherine Uppleger.

He was predeceased by his wife of 48 years, Maxine Clamage Barr.

A memorial service was held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grosse Pointe Farms on Wednesday, March 17.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Eastern Michigan Univeristy Foundation, Donald and Maxine Barr Endowed Scholarship, 1349 South Huron, Ypsilanti, MI 48197.
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