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Obituary for Frances Dorothy Guzek Barry

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Frances Dorothy Guzek Barry

April 1, 1911 - September 9, 2011

Frances Dorothy Barry 1911 – 2011Roy – Frances Dorothy Guzek Barry- loving Aunt and friend returned to our heavenly father on September 9, 2011. Fran, as we all knew her made a life achievement of reaching the Centurion age of 100 years. She was a loving, caring, and compassionate, Person. She was born April 1, 1911 in Buffalo, New York, the 7th child of Frank Guzek & Eva Ziemba. She was raised in New York and married Joseph J. Barry on September 2, 1935, Joseph preceded her in death, and they were not blessed with children. Fran fell in love with Utah after a visit here with her sister; she moved here in 1993 and lived with her niece. She had many jobs throughout her life. She worked at a candy factory and for many in the laundry room at the local hospital in Buffalo New York.Fran was very active in the local Senior Centers, she was a volunteer in Weber County and attended Golden Hours Senior Center as well as South Ogden Senior Center. She loved to play bingo at both centers; she was a member of the Sing-along group at the Golden Hours Senior Center and the sewing group. She was a life member of the Ogden Association of the Blind which she joined with her niece. She was an active member of the Catholic Church and attended St. Mary’s Church in West Haven, and she loved all the people there. Fran is survived by one sister Geneveve Krupa of Buffalo New York, and her niece Irene Osmond of Roy. A viewing for Fran will be held Tuesday September 13, 2011 from 6-8 p.m. at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street. The funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 4050 South 3900 West, West Haven. The family would like to thank Intermountain Home Care Hospice for all their care and Love for Fran this last month. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Hospice Home Care. Send condolences to Leavitt’s Mortuary. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Leavitts Mortuary


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Time: 10:00 am -

St. Mary's Catholic Church


4050 South 3900 West , , West Haven, UT,

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Born: April 1, 1911
Died: September 9, 2011

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