Shirley J. Barry, age 86, formerly of Kinsman and Greenville, passed away Wednesday afternoon, December 8, 2021 in St. Paul's Senior Living Community.

She was born in Greenvile on January 12, 1935 to Clifford and Margaret (Templeton) Gaugh. Shirley was employed on the assembly line for over twenty years at the former General Electric Plant in Warren, OH, retiring in the 1980's. After retirement, she spent her time traveling, crafting, and enjoying time with family and friends.

On June 15, 1951 she married Richard J. Barry, he passed away on November 30, 1994. She is survived by two daughters, Martha Gayle of Naples, FL and Cheryl Bush and her husband Richard of Kinsman, two sons, Richard Barry, JR. and Clifford Barry and his wife Deborah, all of Maple Heights, OH, eight grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Karen Barry, a sister, Lorene Porter and a son-in-law, Steve Gayle.

Cremation was chosen and a Family Tribute will take place at a later date. Inurnment will be in Shenango Valley Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Senior Living Community, 339 E. Jamestown Rd., Greenville, PA 16125.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville.



  1. Jeff jones Jeff jones
    December 10, 2021    

    So sorry to see this, it’s been a long time since I’ve seen any of you , also sorry to hear of karen passing , just an old freind from the heights

  2. Lori Yingling Gooden Lori Yingling Gooden
    December 10, 2021    

    So sad to hear of Shirley passing. Thinking of you all . she was truly a sweet and patient woman.

  3. Sue Kumher Sue Kumher
    December 11, 2021    

    So sorry Sherry. You cared for your mom a long time sending comfort and love.

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