John D. Barnard Jr. died peacefully Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012 surrounded by his family.
Born April 9, 1926, he served in the United State Army 11th airborne as a paratrooper in World War II.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Irene; his daughter, Suzanne; sons, John, Kevin and Peter; six grandchildren, Caitlin, Andy, Kiely, Mark, Kari, and Steven; one great-granddaughter Zayley; and his brother, Robert.
Funeral services and burial in Clarerack Cemetery will be private. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, Oswego.