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Albert H. "Al" BARNER

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  • Name Albert H. "Al" BARNER  [1
    Born 1 Jun 1919  Mill Hall, Clinton Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    Gender Male 
    Military Veteran USMC (WWII) 
    Died 17 Oct 2003  Peoria, Peoria Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
    Buried Prairie Rest Cemetery - Delavan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2528  Adam Barner
    Last Modified 23 May 2020 

    Father Nelson Ira BARNER
              b. 21 Aug 1892, Salona, Clinton Co, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Jun 1976, Iowa, Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Ethel Ellen BUCHANAN
              b. IL Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1968 
    Family ID F1020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lois L. LAMBERT
              b. 22 May 1922, Delavan, Tazewell Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jul 2009, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1941  Palmyra, Marion Co, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
    +1. Ruth Rebecca "Becky" BARNER  [natural ]
    Last Modified 10 May 2019 
    Family ID F1000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1919 - Mill Hall, Clinton Co, PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Prairie Rest Cemetery - Delavan Link to Google Earth
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    Albert Henry 'Al' Barner
    Albert Henry 'Al' Barner

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    Albert H. Barner and Lois.jpg
    Albert H. Barner and Lois.jpg
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    Albert Henry Barner 1919-2003
    Albert Henry Barner 1919-2003
    Albert Henry Barner #2, 1919-2003
    Albert Henry Barner #2, 1919-2003

  • Notes 



    • Newspaper Title: Pekin Daily Times
      Newspaper Location: Pekin, IL, US
      Obituary Publication Date: 11/1/2003

      PEKIN ~ Albert H. "Al" Barner, 84, of 2319 Arlington Circle in Pekin
      , died at 11:32 a.m. Friday, October 17, 2003 at OSF Saint Francis Med
      ical Center in Peoria. He was formerly of Skokie and Chicago.

      Born June 1, 1919 in Mill Hall, Clinton Co, PA to Nelson Ira and Ethe
      l Ellen Buchanan Barner, he married Lois L. Lambert on January 4, 1941
      . She survives.

      Also surviving are one daughter, R. Rebecca "Becky" (Bob) Stark of Tho
      mpsonville; three grandchildren, Elizabeth E. (Joseph) Clarke of Maren
      go, Paul R. Stark of Wheeling and Mary R. (Kenneth) Kolacia of Hinsdal
      e; five great-grandchildren, Daniel Clarke, Sarah Clarke, Rebecca Clar
      ke, Matthew Clarke and Adam Kolacia; one brother, Ira N. Barner of Pek
      in and one sister, Adeline (Joe) Niemiec of Chicago.

      His parents preceded him in death.

      He was a United States Marine Corps. Veteran of World War II and serve
      d in the South Pacific.

      He retired from Wickes Corporation after 23 years of service on Februa
      y 1, 1981 as the general foreman of the Saginaw, Michigan plant. He a
      lso was a former plant manager at the Saginaw plant. He first worked f
      or Wickes as a machinist and then as foreman at their Des Plaines, Ill
      inois plant. He previously worked for Combustion Engineering Corporati
      on in Chicago for 13 years as a machinist.

      He was a faithful member and past deacon of Cornerstone Baptist Churc
      h in Groveland. He was a former member, deacon and elder of Moody Memo
      ial Church in Chicago. He was born again in to the family of God on M
      arch 21, 1954.

      An avid bowler, he was inducted into the Greater Pekin Bowling Associa
      tion Hall of Fame on April 2, 1989. He also was a member of the Americ
      an Bowling Congress.

      Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 20, 2003 at Cornerston
      e Baptist Church, 18040 Unsicker Road, Groveland. The Rev. Dr. Steve
      E. Hauter will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunda
      y at Cornerstone Baptist Church. Burial will be in Prairie Rest Cemete
      y at Delavan, with military rites accorded by the United States Marin
      e Corps. Arrangements are by Preston-Hanley Funeral Home, Pekin Chapel
      .

      Memorial contributions may be made to Cornerstone Baptist Church, P.O
      . Box 924, Morton, Illinois 61550.

  • Sources 
    1. [S32] Peking Daily Times, Peking, Illinois , obits 11/1/2003
      .

    2. [S33] Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, IL , obits 10/18/2003
      .

    3. [S33] Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, IL , obits 7/19/2009
      .