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Ronald J. Barr Sr.

May 31, 1944 - August 20, 2022

Ronald J.  Barr Sr.

Obituary

Ronald J. Barr Sr., 78, of Belvidere, IL, died peacefully August 20, 2022, in Rockford, IL. He was born May 31, 1944, in Chicago, IL. He joined the Navy and married Linda Christensen. He worked for Chrysler BAP for 43 years and then retired. Ronald loved sports including Chicago football and the Cubs. Living to see the Cubs win the World Series in 2016 brought him great joy.

Ronald is loved and will be dearly missed by his daughter, Margo (Tim) Barr-Kosier; son, Ronald Barr II; and daughter, Ariel Barr.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Linda.

A memorial celebration will be from 3 to 6 p.m., Thursday, September 15, 2022, at Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL. 61008.

To light a candle or share a memory in his honor, visit www.andersonfcs.com.

Service Schedule

Thursday, September 15, 2022
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A memorial celebration will be from 3 to 6 p.m., Thursday, September 15, 2022, at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL. 61008.

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So sorry for the loss if your Dad. My deepest sympathies.

Randy Maffett 2022-09-16T00:06:13

Margo,

Tom and I are so so sorry for your loss. Your father was wonderful and I loved seeing him out and enjoying himself, he loved life.

We are thinking of you and feel blessed to have you in our life. ❤️❤️❤️

Tamara 2022-09-14T15:39:26

Margo and family, we are so sorry for your loss. A very kind man always a nice visit to discuss the events of life journey! Gods blessing to you all.♥️🙏🏻

Steve and Carla Smith 2022-09-14T06:38:25

Jerry and I had so many great times with Ron …Such a gentle soul …so many memories. R.I.P 🙏❤️

Susie Adams 2022-09-13T08:26:22

Ron was such a kind hearted, fun, hardworking man who you could always turn to. He’s going to be greatly missed. Condolences to you all.

John and Stacy Hoium 2022-09-10T15:14:06

He was such a great man. He is going to be missed but not forgotten! RIP Ronny

Erwin J Harris 2022-08-28T22:30:06

I am so sorry for your loss!! ☹️

Cathy Wargo 2022-08-26T19:26:38

My heart is saddened by this news. Ron was a fine man. All of us will miss you.
May God Bless you for ever and been ever.

Jim McQuinn 2022-08-26T19:18:44

Our condolences at the loss of your father. Another great veteran passes away and will be missed. Prayers for your family as this loss is grieved.

Tim Maurer 2022-08-26T13:46:07

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