Dawaine "Joe" Barbrick

Sep 16th 2008

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Mr. Dawaine C. "Joe" Barbrick, aged 82, of The Villages, FL, formerly of Nunica, MI and Collierville, TN, passed away Tuesday, September 16, 2008. Joe served in the Navy during WW II. He married Frances Crouse in 1948 at Nunica, MI. Joe was active in his church and community and helped build the present sanctuary at St. Lukes Lutheran Church, Nunica. He and Frances moved to Collierville, TN for work and were charter members of Faith Lutheran Church. Upon his retirement they moved to The Villages, FL. Joe is survived by his wife, Frances (Crouse) Barbrick; children, Patricia Hiaeshutter, Linda Anglea (Jerry), Cheryl Cowden (Robert Neumayer), Joni (Doug) Mulder; grandchildren, J.R. (Leah) Anglea, Katherine (Richard) Gatward, Andrew (Sharon) Gober, Anna (David) Roberts, Ashley (Anthony) DiScala; five great grandchildren; sister, Leora Cammenga; brother, Glenn (Ellen) Barbrick; and many nieces and nephews. Services will be held Saturday, 11:00 a.m., at St. Lukes Lutheran Church, 11261 South St., Nunica, MI 49448. Rev. William Lahrman and Rev. Dr. Timm Griffin officiating. Visitation Saturday one hour prior to the service at Church. Cremation has taken place with interment in Spring Lake Cemetery. "For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain." Phil. 1:21. Joe's family is deeply grateful for all your prayers and support. If you wish to honor Joe and His Lord at this time, the family suggest that you make a memorial gift to: Faith Lutheran Church, 507 N. Byhalia Rd., Collierville, TN 38017. Please include the notation that it is a gift to the Building Fund in honored memory of Joe Barbrick. Throop-Coopersville (616) 837-8161 www.throopfh.com