Fred D Barnard
May 28, 1952 - November 23, 2020
May 28, 2021 | 4:00 P.M to 7:00 P. M.
- Yurs Funeral Home 1771 W. State Street (Rte 38) Geneva
- May 28, 2021 | 7:00 P.M.
- Yurs Funeral Home Geneva
Fred D. Barnard, age 68, died Monday, November 23, 2020 peacefully with his wife of 39 years, Terese by his side. Fred was born on May 28, 1952 in Russellville, Kentucky to Carrol and Ella Barnard. Fred enlisted in the Navy in 1968 and was stationed in Cocoa Beach, Port Canaveral and Pearl Harbor. After his discharge he continued his technical training which led him to Illinois, and employment with Burroughs, Tandem, Compac and eventually Hewlett Packard (hpe),
He met the love of his life while training for these jobs, and they were engaged within two weeks. He is survived by his wife, his daughter, Rachel (Brent) Lautenbach and his son Ross (Christina) Barnard. He was grandfather (Poppi) to Emmett, Henry and Fred. He is survived by 4 brothers and sisters: Sandy (Chuck) Anderson, Dee McClay, Ray Barnard, Paula (John) Thomas.
Fred was preceded in death by his mother and father, Carrol and Ella Barnard and his mother-in-law Rose Ann (Rae) Kaseeka.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to St. Jude’s Children Hospital www.stjude.org/donate.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a celebration for all of Fred’s family and friends will be May 28, 2021 from 4 to 7:00 P.M. Other details will be forth coming.
To leave an online condolence or remembrance to the family, visit the funeral homes’ obituary page at www.yursfuneralhomes.com. For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home Geneva, 630-232-7337.