Barry E. Hennessey

Barry Edward Hennessey, 80 of Temperance, Michigan passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday morning October 26, 2022. Barry was born on December 28, 1941, in Elmore, Ohio and was the son of Edward Albert and Alberta Mae (Henry) Hennessey. He was a 1959 graduate from Elmore High School and then proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Barry married Sharon L. Wells, the love of his life on August 3, 1963. He was employed as a Product Coding Specialist with Owens Corning, retiring with over 40 Years of Service.

He was a member and usher at Epiphany Lutheran Church in Toledo, Ohio. He enjoyed gardening, cooking, traveling, and spending time with his family. Above all, he enjoyed being with his grandchildren and supporting them in their athletics.

Barry was an avid U of M fan enjoying season tickets for over 40 years. He enjoyed his social time working out faithfully at Superfitness.

Barry is preceded in death by his parents and beloved wife, Sharon.

He is survived by his loving children, Michael (Kelly) Hennessey and Lori Phillips; grandchildren, Taylor, Saige, Kaitlin, and Kyle; siblings, Diane (Melvin) Giesler, Janice (Bob) Streeter, and Thomas (Diana) Hennessey; nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to Epiphany Lutheran Church of Toledo.



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