Albert Dwight Barnes, 85 of Front Royal passed away peacefully on May 9th, 2017 at Warren Memorial Hospital.
He is survived by his beautiful and loving wife Nancy M. Barnes of 62 years. He is also survived by 3 brothers and 3 sisters, children Albert Duane Barnes and wife Linda Barnes, Vicky Llewellyn and husband Steve Llewellyn. He was very fortunate to have eight grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Dwight was born December 5th, 1931 in Osawatomie, Kansas to Albert Allen Barnes and Miriam Barnes whom are pre-deceased. He was a retiree from Sprint after 39 years of service. He served in the United States Army, 865 AAA, and received two bronze stars for his time in the Korean War. He also was a member of the VFW and American Legion. He loved his local favorite sports teams, the Washington Redskins and Washington Nationals.
A graveside service will be held Friday, May 12th, 2017 at 2:00P.M. at Panorama Memorial Gardens located in Strasburg Virginia. There is a reception Immediately following at the Giles B. Cook Post 53, American Legion.
In Lieu of flowers you may make a memorial contribution to Rivermont Volunteer Fire Department or Front Royal Volunteer Fire Department.