J. Victor Barr
1927 — 2016 J. Victor Barr, 88, of New Providence, PA, formerly of Oxford, PA, and Rising Sun, MD, passed away peacefully Satur day, September 17 at the Coatesville VA Hospice.
He was the husband of Sandra A. Lloyd Barr.
Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late C. Melville and Esther Haverstick Barr.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force serving during the Korean War.
Vic owned and operated Barr Motor Co., Chrysler Dealership in Oxford from 1955-1993.
Vic attended St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Lancaster. He was a life member of the American Legion Mason Dixon Post #194, Rising Sun, MD, Oxford Lodge #353 F.&A.M., Rajah Shriners, Reading and past President and member of the Oxford Lions Club.
He enjoyed golf and was a founding member of Chantilly Country Club, Rising Sun, MD. Vic followed college basketball and especially loved his grandchildren and attending their sporting events.
Vic was a loving and devoted family man and is survived by his wife; one son, J. Timothy Barr (Jeannie) of Annapolis, MD; two daughters, Vicki Wood (Robert) of CO and Lynne A. Leed (Robert) of New Providence; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made