Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 6, 2012

Harry Hubert Barnaby


— Harry Hubert Barnaby died Wednesday. He was 90.

Born April 17, 1922, he was a son of the late Theodore and Delia (Duggan) Barnaby.

Mr. Barnaby was a SeaBee in the U.S. Navy, serving in World War II. He was stationed in Guam, where he was wounded, and later received The Purple Heart.

He worked many years as an electrician for National Malleable and later Linkbelt.

In his spare time, he enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and playing golf.

He was a former member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church.

Survivors include daughters Judy Hilligoss of Brownsburg, Dorothy Lambert of Plainfield, and Lynn Branson of Stillwater, Okla.; a sister, Daisy Strock of Zellwood, Fla.; grandchildren Rick, Mark, and Steve Hilligoss, Dee (Hilligoss) Brereton, Gary Lambert, Kelly (Lambert) Gilliam, Natalie (Corcoran) Coffey, Sean Corcoran, Todd Branson, and Heather (Branson) Kubik; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his wife of 62 years, Dorothy M. Yates Barnaby, and a daughter, Jacklyn B. Barnaby Corcoran.

Services are 11:30 a.m. Monday at Conkle Funeral Home Speedway Chapel. Entombment will be at Floral Park Cemetery.

Calling at the funeral home is from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may be made to the St. Anthony Bell Tower Repair Fund or to St. Susanna Catholic Church.