WYNAN CLIFFORD “Cliff” BARGER, 86, of Parker passed away early Saturday, May 23, 2020 morning at Butler Memorial Hospital following a period of declining health. Born in West Monterey, Clarion Co., Pa. on July 14, 1933 he was the son of the late Jesse Rimby and Pearl E. Coprick Barger. Of this union, there were originally five children: Cliff, Ralph, Lois, Stella, and Evelyn. Ralph was killed in action serving with the U.S. Marine Corps on Iwo Jima during World War II. Cliff served as maintenance supervisor at Slippery Rock University from where he retired after many years of service. Cliff and his late wife Jean served as self-employed school bus contractors for many years also. He was a member of Eau Claire Presbyterian Church, Parker City-Allegheny Valley Lodge #521 F.&A.M., and the New Castle Consistory. He is survived by his step-daughter Sandi (Daryl) Brown and her son of Eau Claire and step-son Ron (Patty) Boyd of Texas and Ron’s children, as well as nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, V. Jean Montgomery Boyd Barger who passed July 20, 2013, and sons Clint and Loran Barger. Due to Covid-19, and following CDC and Pa. Dept. of Health regulations, a private graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday morning at Eau Claire Cemetery with Pastor Charles Cline officiating. Burial will follow at Eau Claire Cemetery.
Buzard Funeral Home staff of Eau Claire is assisting the family at this time.
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