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Donny D. Barnhart 1940 - 2014 Lawrence, KS

Graveside services for Donny D. Barnhart, 73, Lawrence, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Valley Brook Cemetery.
Mr. Barnhart died Monday, January 20, 2014, at Medicalodges in Eudora.
He was born April 19, 1940, in Topeka, the son of Dewey M. and Lena McCracken Barnhart. He graduated from Appanoose High School in 1959. He has lived in Lawrence since 1962.
Mr. Barnhart was employed by KDOT as a highway maintenance supervisor and by Kennedy Glass as a glazier. He enjoyed fishing and taking care of his yard.
He married Beverly Trendel April 21, 1962 in Michigan Valley, Kansas. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a son, Raymond Barnhart of Lawrence; daughter, Dona Higgins of Lawrence; brothers, Dewey L. Barnhart and wife Nellie of Lawrence, Robert Barnhart and wife Karen of Afton, Oklahoma; sister in law, Mary Barnhart of Lawrence; and grandchildren, Michael Higgins of Manhattan, and Michelle Higgins of Lecompton.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Keith Barnhart.
Friends may call from 9am to 8pm Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive them from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday.
The family suggests memorials to Grace Hospice and Medicalodges in Eudora, sent in care of the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.
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