JOHN R. BARNHART, age 77, of Aurora. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Hill) for 56 years; loving father of Lindy (Gerry) Wilson, Laurie (Norm) Kotoch, Wendy (Ken) Hattan, Alisa (Howard) Taylor and Bryan (Tina) Barnhart; dearest grandfather of 16; dear great grandfather of 2; brother of William (Gloria), Paul (Mary Kay), Ginny (Jack) Finnegan and Karen Gross. Veteran, U.S. Army. John was born in Pittsburgh, PA. He was a longtime parishioner and Eucharistic Minister at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church. He volunteered at Sunny Lake Park in Aurora and with the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Friends received at the ST. JOHN FUNERAL HOME, 16381 CHILLICOTHE ROAD (RT 306), CHAGRIN FALLS, 44023 (2.5 MILES NORTH OF RT. 422), MONDAY FROM 5 8 P.M. where prayers will be held Tuesday, July 11 at 12:15 P.M. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Aurora, at 1:00 P.M. Interment will be private.

(ST. JOHN FUNERAL HOME 440-232-1155 AA 7-12-17)