SAMUEL M. BARNES JR., age 76 of Northeast Phila. passed away on Wednesday January 8, 2014 at Vitas Hospice at Nazareth Hospital.
Beloved son of the late Samuel M. Sr. and Rita Crowley Barnes; devoted brother of Rita (Joe) DeFay, Anna (William) Bedenbaugh, Bernadette (the late Joseph) Piatkowski, Christine (the late Edward) Fioravanti, John and Anita Barnes; also survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, great grand-nieces and great grand-nephews. Sadly missed by his adopted daughter Mary (Hector) Devillia and her children and grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Memorial Gathering Wednesday 11:15A.M. to 12:15 P.M. at Our Lady of Calvary Church, 11024 Knights Rd., Phila. 19154 followed by his Funeral Mass 12:30 P.M. Rite of Committal Washington Crossing Nat'l Cem.
In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN. 38105.