September 21, 1961 - September 22, 2021
1961-2021 ~ Mr. Barry Lawrence passed on Tuesday, September 22, 2021 at the age of 60 years. Barry grew up on the family farm near Red Deer, Alberta and later took over the farm after his parents passing. His early childhood was spent exploring the outdoors, playing sports, and working on the farm.
He was instrumental in introducing Purebred Gelbvieh Cattle to the farm, developing and managing the herd pedigree. Barry was active in the Cattle Industry, working with other producers and showing cattle.
Barry and Marina operated a Stitching Business providing customized clothing to various businesses. Barry was an active member of the Red Deer Fish and Game Association, co-chairing their Trophy and Awards Committee, and participating in their Black Powder and Archery Clubs.
Later in life, Barry focused his interests on hunting, fishing, wood and metal work. He had a natural creative talent for designing and building unique metal and wood items. Barry will be remembered for his hospitality and willingness to help others.
Barry will be lovingly remembered by his sisters, Lorraine, Myrna (Ken), Donna (Ron) and his brother, Ken (Hedda). He will also be sadly missed by his cousins and many friends in the hunting, farming and crafting communities.
Barry was predeceased by his wife, Marina and his parents, Cliff and Vera. At Barry's request, there will be no Funeral Service. His life will be remembered and celebrated by his family, at a later date. Cremation entrusted to Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, Red Deer, Alberta.
f desired, Memorial Donations in Barry's honor may be made directly to the Red Deer Fish and Game Association, P.O. Box 2, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 5E7 or to a Charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.parklandfuneralhome.com
Arrangements in care of Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, 6287 - 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.
We were so blessed to have you in our lives and you will be in our hearts forever.
Lorraine, Myrna/Ken, Donna/Ron/family, Ken/Hedda
Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium