Tombstone Tuesday – Thomas William Barnes

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Thomas W. Barnes

Middlesex – Thomas William Barnes, 69, died Sunday in Somerset Medical Center, Somerville.

Born in Yonkers, N.Y., Mr. Barnes was a Middlesex resident for the past 40 years. He was a machinist retired from Union Carbide in Bound Brook.

He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Surviving are [family omitted for privacy]; a brother, Ernest Barnes of Bower Bank, Me; a sister, Helen Golden of Princeton; and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday from the Bound Brook Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Dr. Bryan Hislop will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Somerset Crippled Children’s Treatment Center, P.O. Box 6824, Bridgewater, N.J. 08807

Arrangements are under the direction of the A.S. Cole Funeral Home, Cranbury [family copy of obituary].

TomBarnesSympathyCardTombstone Tuesday is a blogging prompt suggested by Geneabloggers. The photograph of Thomas Barnes’ tombstone is from Find  A Grave.

Thomas William Barnes is buried with his wife, Evelyn, at the Kingston Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Kingston, Somerset County, New Jersey. His parents, Ernest Howard and Helen Catherine Barnes, are buried nearby.

    Thomas Barnes and Family, September 1950, High Point, New Jersey. Photograph copyright Genealogy Sisters, 2014.

Thomas Barnes and Family, September 1950, High Point, New Jersey. Photograph copyright Genealogy Sisters, 2014.

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About Maryann Barnes

I live in Virginia and enjoy meandering walks back into the past. I also enjoy old photographs and sharing family research.
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