Barr, Danny

January 3rd, 2016

Peacefully, but unexpectedly, at his home on Sunday, January 3, 2016, in his 63rd year. Beloved husband of Nadia for 40 years. Loving father of Michael (Jackie) Barr, Danielle Barr and Julie (Derek) McDonald. Proud and devoted Grampy of Brayden, Ava, Kyla, Carson, Liam and Jacob. Dear brother of Randy (Kathy), Carolyn, Cathy, Jan and Janice (Jeff). Deeply missed by his nieces and nephews. Danny was greatly respected and admired. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends. The funeral service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 1:00 p.m., with visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. Private family burial to follow.

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Laurie Mortimore (Kozak)Nadia and family, I am so sad to hear of Danny's passing. He was a lovely sweet man and always willing to have a conversation. He always asked about my 2 children, Matthew & Amy which was so much appreciated. He talked of how proud he was of his own children and excited about the grandchildren. We were neighbours for a short time but always took a minute to stop and chat at my new house when he was walking to work. My heart goes out to the entire family. He will be missed.
Heather GoddardNadia, Mike, Danielle and Julie: I am deeply saddened and sorry for your loss. Danny was always so caring about everyone and extremely kind. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. Heather Goddard
Patti Davis and George StrathopolousNadia and Family, We were very shocked and saddened to hear of Danny's passing. We have many fond memories of working with Danny; his humor, quick wit and kindness and compassion. We know his passing will leave a huge void in your lives. Think back on all of your fond memories and cherish them forever.
Don ThibodeauNadia and Family, My deepest condolences on Danny's passing. I had the pleasure as District Manager of knowing and working with Danny for many years prior to my retirement. Danny was very dedicated and well respected. My wife and I had the pleasure of meeting you Nadia with Danny many many years ago at a fundraising dance where Danny took great pleasure in cheering me on for Karaoke but I couldn't convince him to take the mic. to belt out a few of his own tunes. May all the memories you have bring you solace.
Nicole DindialDearest Nad, Michael, Danielle and Julie, I am so saddened and deeply sorrowful at your loss. Danny was a lovely man with a wonderful sense of humor; he will be missed by so many...
Jack MacfieNadia, it's been just over 41 years since we met (Western staff Christmas party, Dec. 21, 1974). Barbara and I were there for your wedding, birthday parties for your children, moving, house parties, camping and so many little events that friends share. I will deeply miss simply that Danny is no longer dependably just around the corner. My sorrow cannot come close to matching yours or Mike, Danielle and Julie. Please remember that while you can no longer share his time here, he has gone to the most wonderful place you could hope for. God wanted him back. I'd like to think that he is setting up the liquor store for me when I get there. See ya someday, Danny.
teri dahlgrenDear Nadia, Michael,Danielle and Julie. I Will remember Danny with love and respect.... We had so many great times together growing up. He was the best cousin, the best friend , and always the best guy to have on your side. I am saddened for you loss. Always remember the good times and may they bring you solace...
Cathy McDowDear Nadia, Michael, Danielle, and Julie. I am so sorry for your sudden loss of your dear Husband, Father and Grandfather and also my brother. It is so hard to believe that he is gone. May all the good memories of years gone by sustain you all through this difficult time. With much love & Sympathy Sister, Cathy
Kay SimonsNadia, Mike, Danielle and Julie: I feel a deep sadness hearing of Danny's passing. He was a kind caring friend and neighbor for 30 years. I will never forget his kindness 10 years ago when Herb passed away. May your special memories help you cope with your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Love Kay
Carla and Paul DenommeDear Mike and Jackie You and your family have our deepest sympathy. Treasure all of the special memories you have of your dad, especially this past Christmas. We wish we were there to give you a big hug but please know how much we care and are thinking of you. Love Carla and Paul
Georgia, John, Cristina and Michael RigakosDear Mike & Jackie We were deeply saddened to hear of your dad's passing. Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family. May his memory be eternal.
Jacqui OstromNadia My heart goes out to you and your family during this difficult time. Hold onto the memories in your heart forever. I ran into Danny at the No Frills close to your house in the fall. As always Danny had the largest smile and ask me all about Brian and the kids. When he talked about his grandkids he was just beaming with pride! Love Jacqui Ostrom
Jim GurrNadia, Mike and Jackie...I was so sorry when Simon told me of Danny's passing. I have fond memories of the times when Danny and I would watch the kid's ball hockey games at Western and when we would chat when he was at work. He will be greatly missed but you will always have such fond memories of him.
Krista Minnice & Deb DenshamMike, Jackie & Family: We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. We are thinking of you and your family at this time. We hope that the positive memories you have of your Dad will always bring you comfort.
Steve LiabotisI had the Privilege of working with Mr Barr in the early 90's. Alsways remember our talks during our breaks at the LCBO. TEN years later I would meet Mike on Wednesday nights at Medway playing hockey. What a small world indeed. Our thoughts are with you and your family. Steve
Donna and Kirk BillinghurstDear Nadia and Family, Donna and I wish to pass on our deepest sympathies at this time with the passing of Danny. Donna enjoyed talking with Danny and yourself at the office over many years while I had the great pleasure of working with Danny at the LCBO. Also having played many a round of golf with him at my side this past yeay, our weekly foursome at the course will never be the same.
Mavis ViragosDear Nadia, Mike, Danielle, Julia and families, Steve and I wish to express our most sincere condolences to all of you. We were shocked to read the news this morning that you had lost Danny. We have not seen him since we moved to Sarnia nearly three years ago, but his infectious smile will always be remembered Nadia, I will never forget your delightful story about how you "met Danny at the university," nor how genuinely happy and strong your family was. That wonderful bond will help each of you through this dreadful time in your lives. Keep his memory strong. You are all in my prayers this day, Mavis
Laurie ReganDanielle - my deepest sympathies to you and your family. We are thinking of you at this time.
Greg MillerI wish your family strength and courage at this difficult time. I can recall him cheering us on at the rink in our Western days and any time I saw him over the years he always had time for a visit, never just a quick hello. He was a good man and will be missed greatly.
Brian HucksonDanielle, so sorry to hear of your father's sudden passing. Thinking of you at this time.
Blake HandsorDanielle, Please accept condolences and prayers from our family as you make your way through this very difficult time.
Barb Van LarkinNadia, my deepest condolences to you and your family at this very difficult time.. Your are in my thoughts and prayers.
Sarah and Basil KellyNadia and family . We are so sorry to hear the bad news . Our deepest sympathy. Sarah and Basil Kelly
amani malek murray"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal." Nadia Mike Danielle Julie Jackie Derek and family our prayers and deepest condolences for the loss of your husband father and grampy Danny Barr,its a complete shock to all and hard to believe We are all writing things like this, it was a dark day when we received this traumatizing news. May we all find convert in the good Lord when we have our doubts about why life is unjust, we cant question God's decision we must know that Danny was perfect to sit beside the good Lord. Our hearts are with you always and forever. Love Amani Pedro Justin Tylar Ryan and family
Shelley VandermolenDear Julie and family -- I'm so very sorry for your loss. Please accept my deepest sympathy and know that you're in my thoughts and prayers.
Rhonna Da Costa GomezDear Nadia and family: Our deepest sympathy to you all at this very sad time. It was a pleasure getting to know you all at Mike and Elton's hockey games so many years ago. We will remember the happy times we shared in those cold arenas cheering our boys on. We are fortunate to have had the chance to share in those memories with you and always felt a connection when meeting up with you all here and there in London since. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Clark and Rhonna Da Costa Gomez and family
Marnie Bensette (Bowden)Dear Barr Family - My deepest sympathy at this difficult time. It's been a long time since I've seen you but I will always remember your family's kindness and the good times we shared at the ball diamonds all those years ago. My thoughts are with all of you - so very sorry for your loss.
Liz (Lawrence) MulcahyNadia, to you and your family, my deepest sympathies regarding Danny's passing. I was very sad to see this in the paper yesterday, and all kinds of lovely memories of you and Danny, always helping everyone in the family, caring and making sure everyone was OK. Many years have gone by, but kindness and thoughtfulness always are first in my mind when I think of you and your family, we shared many laughs and smiles a long time ago. May your tears fall on all the wonderful memories that you shared together, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. May God Bless and keep you well.
Linda (Tidd) LeBlancNadia and Families, just wanted to send my deepest sympathy to the family at this time . May God hold you and yours in his hands and give you His comfort. May all your memories of Danny be held close to your heart and help you through this sorrow! All my love cousin Linda.
Debbie GrayNadia and family my thoughts and prayers go out to you all at this sad time Danny was a great man
Yvonne AdamsAhhhh Nadia, Mike, Danielle, Julie and family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Danny was a wonderful man, husband, father and grandfather. My heart is so sad for your family right now. I'm thinking of you all. Xoxo
Debbie DurlingMy sincere condolences to Nadia and family Danny and I had some great times as kids growing up in Digby i will miss him and his laugh love to all
Jenny Mike Anthony Rhalena Ashley ThomasOur deepest sympathy for your loss. Danny was a positive, happy, fun loving person who will be missed. May all your special memories of Danny remain in your minds and your love for him in your hearts forever. Blessings from the Thomas Family
Sherry & Ted Kreibich and FamilyNadia, Mike and family, we are oh so sorry to hear of Danny's passing. You have our deepest sympathy with heart felt prayers. Mike, Chris was at a total loss for words when he heard the news. GOD BLESS you all.
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