Clarence Eugene “Gene” Barbour, age 78 of Mechanicsburg, passed away Monday, May 14, 2012 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born July 2, 1933 in Carlisle, he was a son of the late Glenn William Barbour and Helen Irene (Shade) Westhafer.
He was a US Navy veteran of the Korean War and retired from the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot.
Surviving is his wife Patricia Jane (Eisenhuth) Barbour, a son Craig L. Pealer (Amy) of Mechanicsburg, four daughters Teresa L. Putt (Jed) of Newville, Lisa J. Snyder (Paul) of Camp Hill, Audra K. Hennessey and Anita L. Ryan both of Mechanicsburg, thirteen grandchildren, five great grandchildren, two sisters, Glenda Beachley of Mechanicsburg and Pauline Gutshall of Camp Hill and two half-brothers Mark Westhafer of Duncannon and Paul Westhafer of Mechanicsburg.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 18 at Malpezzi Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg where there will be a viewing from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Letort United Methodist Cemetery, Carlisle.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110.