October 4, 2006
John Robert Barella
Contractor formerly lived in Sharon, New Castle
Mr. Barella was born Nov. 25, 1926, in Warren, Ohio, a son of Nick Paul Barella and Mary Marie Giamarino Barella.
The well-known local contractor is survived by his wife of 23 years, the former Janice Locnikar, of Boynton Beach.
Also surviving are: a daughter, Deborah Lee; and a son, John Ross Barella, both Boynton Beach;
two grandsons, Mark Palladino and Ashton Lee; and three sisters, Rose Farbo, New Castle; and Mary Augustine and Joanne Lombardo, both Naples, Fla.
Mr. Barella was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Barella; and a sister, Patti Wingfield.
John Robert, 79, Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of Sharon and New Castle.
Service: Memorial service at noon Saturday (10-7-06) in Ascension Lutheran Church, 2929 S. Seacrest Blvd., Boynton Beach.
Arrangements by SCOBEE-COMBS-BOWDEN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 1622 N.E. Fourth St., Boynton Beach.
BOYNTON BEACH. Fla. — John Robert Barella owner of Barella Construction, Boynton Beach, formerly of Sharon and New Castle, passed away at 10:10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006, in Boynton Beach after an extended illness. He was 79.