Mr. Philip J. Barry, age 86, of Marblehead, died on Sunday, May 11, 2014 at a local nursing home. He was the husband of the late Carol (Cooper) Barry who died in 2011.
Born in Salem on May 14, 1927, he was the son of the late Sylvester A. and Alice (Chambers) Barry. He graduated from St. James School and from Salem High School. He served in the U. S. Army during WWII, and was a member of the American Legion Post. For 30 years he worked for the Utility Metal Corp. of Beverly and retired in 1989.
He is survived by two nieces; and was pre-deceased by his brothers, John and David.
A funeral service will be held at the Eustis and Cornell Funeral Home, 142 Elm Street on Monday, May 19 at 11AM. Burial with honors to follow in Waterside Cemetery, Marblehead. Relatives and friends respectfully invited. Donations may be made in his memory to the Marblehead Animal Shelter, 44 Village Street, Marblehead, MA 01945.