Mount Vernon News
  • Matthew T. Barr

  • January 31, 2011

SUNBURY — Matthew T. Barr, 5, of Sunbury, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, at home surrounded by his family following three-year battle against cancer.

He was born July 13, 2005, in Columbus, son of Jeremie A. and Jennifer L. (Robson) Barr.

In addition to his parents, he is also survived by his 3-year-old little brother, Darren; grandparents, Jack and Sue Barr, and John and Marcia Robson; great-grandfather, Homer Barr; aunts and uncles, Robert Barr, Jodi and Everett Fleming, Brian and Krystel Robson; two cousins; as well as numerous special friends.

Friends may call Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury. A service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at the Westerville Christian Church, 471 E. College Ave., Westerville, with Pastor Greg Bondurant officiating. Burial will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions to Matthew Barr Charitable Fund, P.O. Box 238, Sunbury, OH 43074. Condolences at


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