In Loving Memory of Lida Barr

Lida Barr

Lida Barr

Scranton, PA and Formerly of Morristown, NJ September 15, 1921 ~ February 13, 2015 Date of Service: February 17, 2015

Lida Barr, Scranton, formerly of Morristown, New Jersey died Friday morning. She was the wife of the late Nathan "Jack" Barr who died in 1979.

Born in Taylor, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Bertha Rosenbluth Weissberger.

She was a g graduate of Taylor High School Class of 1939 and prior to retirement was employed as a secretary for the U.S. Government in Washington, D.C. and then as a secretary with Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital in NJ.                           

Surviving are two brothers, Sidney Jack Weissberger and Seymour Weissberger, both of Taylor, several nieces, nephews, grand and great-grand nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by seven sisters, Hannah Mendelssohn, Rose Weissberger, Sadye Ross, Esther Weissberger, Frieda Ruzansky, Florence Berson, Doris Weissberger, and two young sisters, Mamye and Malka Weissberger and four brothers, Harry, Aaron, Simeon, and Allen Weissberger.

A graveside funeral service will be held Tuesday at 12:30 P.M. in the Beth Israel Cemetery, Woodbridge, NJ.

There is no local Shiva. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.

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