Joseph Barto

Born: Wed., Mar. 11, 1931
Died: Sun., Mar. 27, 2016


Visitation

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Mar. 31, 2016
Location: St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church


Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 AM Thu., Mar. 31, 2016
Location: St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church


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Joseph W. Barto, age 85, of Schoentown, PA passed away Sunday, March 27th, 2016 at his home.
Born in Philadelphia, PA on March 11, 1931, he was the son of the late Henry and Ruth (Thompson) Barto.
Joe served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict as a 82nd Airborne Ranger. Joe resided in West Berlin, NJ for 31 years, before moving to Schoentown. He worked in the TV industry for 35 years until retiring and then worked part time for GBC computer Company in NJ.
Joe was a member of St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church in St. Clair, a member of the St. Clair American Legion, Post 719.
Joe loved to fish, go boating, traveling. and will miss visiting old friends in Florida, especially the Murphy's and the Degelman's.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Henry Barto Jr.
Joe is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Leona (Popnik Rudy) Barto, Schoentown; a sister Ruth Buehler, Bensalem, PA; and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church in St. Clair at 11AM on Thursday, March 31st, with Msgr. William Glosser officiating.
Relatives and Friends are invited to a viewing on Thursday morning from 9-11AM at the Church.
Interment with Military Honors will be held in the St. Casimir's Cemetery in Port Carbon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Clare of Assisi of Church Memorial Fund, 250 East Hancock Street, Saint Clair, PA 17970.
The Robert A Evans Jr Funeral Home, 208 Pike St, Port Carbon is in charge of arrangements.
Please send condolences to www.robertaevansjrfh.com
 

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