Mrs. Jeannie C. Barr

Mrs. Barr

Mrs. Jeannie C. Barr, age 38, of Gloversville, passed away suddenly on Sunday, September 1, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Amsterdam.

She was born September 13, 1980, in Amsterdam, the daughter of Ronald Pepper Sr. and Vivian Pass Wagner. She was employed as a certified nurse’s assistant at the former Getman Home in Gloversville for several years. She was a fan of the New York Yankees and enjoyed crafting and spending time with her grandkids and family.

Jeannie will be remembered most of all for being a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend to all.

Jeannie is survived by her husband, Michael S. Barr Sr.; their nine children, Patti Barr (John), Michael Barr Jr. (Son), Shanya Cohn (Jeulian), Jeremiah Cohn Jr. (Kirsten), Andrew Barr, Kariona Cohn, Ariona Barr, Dakota Cohn and Breeanna Cohn; three grandchildren, Charlotte Hoogeveen, Cora Hoogeveen and Bently Grey; her mother, Vivian Wagner (Carroll Jr.); her father, Ronald Pepper Sr. (Amy); an aunt, Donna Lapan; her mother-in-law, Lillian Barr; her five siblings, Tina Walters (Frank), Gregory Pass (Danielle), Ronald Pepper Jr. (Tupou Niko), Jessica Wagner (Chris), Carroll Wagner III (Margaret); two cousins, Marie Sanford (Bob) and Ronnie Lapan Jr.; along with several other cousins, nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Jeannie was predeceased by an uncle, Ronnie Lapan Sr.; several grandparents, aunts and uncles.

The family will receive relatives and friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, September 9, 2019, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont Street, Gloversville.

A service of remembrance will follow at 106 Teller Ave., Broadalbin, NY at 2 p.m.

Cremation will take place at Park View Cemetery, Schenectady.

Memorial contributions may be made in lieu of flowers to the funeral home.

Arrangements are entrusted to Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made to the Barr family at

By Kerry Minor

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