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Arlene D. Barry

October 13, 1924 - July 1, 2017
Muskegon, MI

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Visitations


Saturday, July 8, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
Fruitland Covenant Church
4283 N. Weber Road
Whitehall, MI 49461
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Services


Saturday, July 8, 2017
11:00 AM EDT
Fruitland Covenant Church
4283 Weber Road
Whitehall, MI 49461
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Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Fruitland Covenant Church
4283 Weber Road
Whitehall, MI 49461
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Muskegon Rescue Mission
1691 Peck Street
Muskegon, MI 49441
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Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Life Story / Obituary


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Mrs. Arlene D. Barry, age 92, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017. She was born in Stryker, Ohio on October 13, 1924 to Earl & Luella (Ehrmin) Peugeot and married Robert Barry on June 11, 1949. Mrs. Barry had been employed as a Music Teacher for Reeths Puffer Public Schools for over 30 years. Arlene was a member of Fruitland Evangelical Covenant Church and Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (MARSP). In her retirement, Arlene played piano at the church, for the Alzheimer Unit at Sanctuary at the Oaks and accompanied choirs, solos and hundreds of students in ensemble competitions. She was an avid U of M Fan who liked to make applesauce, jam, potato salad and baked beans, loved to read and volunteered as the unofficial librarian at Sanctuary at the Oaks.

SURVIVORS

Sons, Rev. Gordon (Susan) Barry of Belding and Michael Barry of Muskegon; daughter, Deborah DeVoe of Grand Rapids; 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Bob in 1996.

SERVICE

Saturday, July 8, 2017, 11:00 am with visitation one hour prior to the service at Fruitland Evangelical Covenant Church with Rev. Carl Franzon officiating. Interment in Fruitland Township Cemetery. MEMORIAL: Fruitland Evangelical Covenant Church or Muskegon Rescue Mission.