Barry Lee Powell, 72, of Tarentum, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh. He was born August 26, 1947 in Natrona Heights to the late William R. and Mildred L. (Jones) Powell. Barry was a Teacher for Milford Exempted School System for 32 years where he taught Special Education and Ohio History. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Brackenridge and River Forest Country Club. Barry graduated from Tarentum High school and earned a Bachelor of Arts from Salem College, WV. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and drove bus for Roenigk for a number of years as well as worked at B&J sports in Natrona Heights.
Survivors include his brothers, William R. (Maxine) Powell, Jr., Endicott, NY and Robert A. (Mary Lee) Powell, Elizabeth Twp. Also surviving are nieces and nephews, Amanda, Robin and Robert Jr. and great nephews Dominic, Rocco and Nicholas.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Friday at 1 PM in the Duster Funeral Home, Inc. 347 E 10th Ave, Tarentum, 724-224-1526 with Rev. Lori Walters, Pastor Greenock United Methodist Church, Elizabeth Twp., officiating. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery, Brackenridge. In lieu of flowers family suggests contributions to Cast for Kids Foundation, 297 SW 41 st Street, Renton, WA 98057, castforkids.org. VISIT: dusterfh.com