Donald Wayne Barnhart Sr.


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1. Valda C. Slusser

Donald Wayne Barnhart Sr. 2

  • Born: 12 Sep 1934, Trenton, Mercer, NJ 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Valda C. Slusser in Nov 1955 in Carlisle, Cumberland, PA 1
  • Died: 5 Apr 2005, Harrisburg, Dauphin, PA at age 70 2 3
  • Buried: 8 Apr 2005, Carlisle: Westminster Memorial Gardens, Cumberland, PA 2 3

   FamilySearch ID: GX7H-SX8.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Newspaper: The Sentinel: Deed Transfers: To Barnhart, Valda C. From Barhart, Donald W. And Valda C., 4203 Carlisle Road, $1; $4,040, 31 May 1998, Carlisle, Cumberland, PA. 4

2. Obituary: Carlisle Sentinel: obituary of Donald W. Barnhart on 7 Apr 2005 in Carlisle, Cumberland, PA. 3 Donald W. "Pap" Barnhart Sr., 70, of 924 Burr Ave., Carlisle, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005, in the Harrisburg Hospital.

He was born on Sept. 12, 1934, in Trenton, N.J., to the late Guy R. and Ruth G. Watson Barnhart.

He was employed by Vectron International as an electronics technician for over 49 years. He was a member of St John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Boiling Springs, a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard for over 10 years and an avid hunter and fly fisherman who enjoyed tying his own flies. He also enjoyed his model railroad, tropical fish and cooking.

He is survived by his three sons, Donald W. Jr. of Boiling Springs, Michael L. of Walnut Bottom and Timothy R. of Gardners; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers, Harold M. of Lake Placid, Fla., Jack A. of Walnut Bottom and Lee R. of Dillsburg; and six sisters, June L. Hammond of Newburg, M. Eleanor Sweger of Dillsburg, E. Lorene Dunn of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Ethel M. Lehman of Mechanicsburg, Roberta F. Bitner of Mt. Holly Springs and Marion G. Stouffer of Carlisle.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 8, at 10:30 a.m. in his church, 111 Walnut St., Boiling Springs, with the Rev. John D. Logan officiating. Friends may call at the church Friday, from 9 a.m. until the time of services. Interment will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens, with military honors provided by the Cumberland County Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1517 Cedar Cliff Drive, Camp Hill, PA 17011.

Arrangements are being handled by Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065.

Donald married Valda C. Slusser in Nov 1955 in Carlisle, Cumberland, PA.1 The marriage ended in divorce in 1998. (Valda C. Slusser was born on 10 Jan 1930 in Gardners, Adams, PA,5 6 died on 10 Oct 2009 in Carlisle, Cumberland, PA 5 6 and was buried on 14 Oct 2009 in Goodyear, Cumberland, PA, USA 5 6.)


1 The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA) (, 29 Nov 1955, page 6. Marriage License Donald W. Barnhart & Valda C. Slusser.

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3 The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA) (, 7 Apr 2005, obituary of Donald W. Barnhart Sr.

4 The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA) (, 31 May 1998, page 59.

5 The Sentinel (Carlisle, PA) (, 12 Oct 2009, page 5. Obituary of Valda C. (Slusser) Barnhart.

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