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Dorothea C. Barr

December 11, 1914 - August 27, 2017

Grant-Valkaria, Florida

Dorothea C. Barr, 102, passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017 after a long illness. Born in Detroit, MI. she retired from teaching in 1977 and moved to Jensen Beach, FL. and then to Grant, FL. in 2015.

She was a member of Jensen Beach Community Church and Port Malabar Garden Club. She enjoyed making crafts and hand sewn quilts.

Mrs. Barr was preceded in death by husband Captain Stanley W. Barr and sons Stanley, Glenn and Robert.

She is survived by daughters-in-law Emily Barr, Grant, FL. Mary Barr, Avoca, MI. and Joan Scovill (Clint) Cumming, GA. Grand children Forrest (Ryoko) Barr, Suwanee, GA. Sheri (David) Hill Bellaire, MI. Cindy (Anthony) Daniel Albuquerque, NM. Great grandchildren Joe Hidakatsu, Julia (Josh) Dunnebeck, Lewis and Alisa Barr. Great great grandsons Jayson and Jayden Dunnebeck. Nephews James (Shiela) Skidmore CA, Gary Skidmore FL, Kevin (Roberta) Skidmore CA, Henry (Kim) Feller TX, Robert Feller MI, Niece Emilie Gonzalez MI. Cousins Ed (Phyllis) Brockel of Satellite Beach, FL.

Funeral Information

A memorial service will be on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church of Palm Bay, FL. 1801 Port Malabar Blvd. NE 32905.


Burial will be Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11:00 am, at Ferndale Cemetery in Michigan.


Donations Information

Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of Health first, 1900 Dairy Road, West Melbourne, FL 32904.


Service:  Map to Peace Lutheran Church, Palm Bay

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