In Remembrance of Earl J. Barrigar
Earl J. BarrigarDunmore, PA April 20, 1929 ~ March 26, 2013 Date of Service: April 1, 2013
Earl J. Barrigar, 83, of Dunmore, died Tuesday afternoon in the Intensive Care Unit of Geisinger-Community Medical Center, Scranton. He was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Josephine Riggi, and his second wife, the former Susan A. Riggi.
Born in Canton, NY, son of the late Raymond W. Barrigar and Florence M. Burcume (Burcane), he was a graduate of Antwerp High School in upstate New York and went on to join the United States Navy where he attained the rank of Chief Petty Officer (CSC). He was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish and its Holy Name Society, as well as American Legion Post 13 in Dunmore and the Fleet Reserve Association.
He was also preceded in death by his brother, Kenneth Raymond Barrigar.
The funeral will be Monday at 9:30am with Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary of Mount Carmel Church, Chestnut Street in Dunmore. Friends may call at the church on Monday from 8:30am until the time of mass.
Interment in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville, PA.