Barry Robert Pape, 78, of Sand Springs, Drums passed away Sunday morning at Residential Hospice Inpatient Unit, Wilkes Barre, following a lengthy illness.
Born in Queens, NY, December 31, 1940, he was the son of the late Henry and Catherine (Connor) Pape and spent the past 11 years in Sand Springs after moving from Bethpage, Long Island.
Barry was a retired Vice President for Schoenberg Salt Company. He was a member of Saint Jude's RC Church, Mt. Top. He enjoyed golf, camping and fishing.
He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by a sister Patricia Devlin.
Surviving are his wife the former Catherine DiSanti, to whom he was married on October 31, 1965 in Valley Stream, NY; a son Barry Pape, Jr., Long Pond; a daughter Jennifer Pape, Newport, RI; and two granddaughters Nicole Pape, Long Pond; and Danielle Pape, Doylestown.
His funeral will be held Wednesday at 1 pm from Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East), 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums. Interment will take place privately at the convenience of the family. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 11 am until the time of the service.
Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com