CHERRY CREEK - Robert J. LeBarron Sr., 82, a retired road crew worker for NYS Department of Transportation, where he worked for 25 years, died peacefully with his family at his side Sunday, March 10, 2013 at WCA Hospital in Jamestown, New York.
He was born April 23, 1930 in Gowanda, New York the son of the late Arthur and Blanche (Williams) LeBarron.
Robert had also been employed by the Peter Cooper
Robert J. LeBarron Sr.
Tannery Glue Plant in Gowanda for 20 years and served as the town police officer for the Town of Cherry Creek for several
years. Robert was a lifetime member of the Cherry Creek Fire Department, a member of the Chautauqua
County Fire Police Association, the Cherry Creek Masonic Lodge, a Special Deputy of Chautauqua County Sheriff's Dept., a member of Cherry Creek United Methodist Church and graduated from South Dayton High School
Bob will be remembered for his love of family and community.
He is survived by his daughter Jennie L. Weaver, his son Robert J. LeBarron Jr. both of Cherry Creek, his granddaughter Apryl (Michael) Seivert, his great grandson Derek Austin, two great grand daughters; Jenna Austin and Alyssa Seivert, all of Cherry Creek, NY.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of sixty years Dolores LeBarron, and his sister Jeneice LeBarron.
Visitation will be held at Hills Funeral Chapel 478 Balcom Corners South Dayton NY on Wednesday March 13, 2013 from 2-4 P.M. and 7-9 P.M. with a fire department memorial at 6:45 P.M.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. from the Funeral Chapel. Pastor Thomas O. Maynard of Celebration Fellowship will be officiating. Burial will be in the Cherry Creek Central Cemetery.
Family suggests memorials to Cherry Creek Fire Department, Box 204, Cherry Creek NY 14723.