Barry James Barnes

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Barry James Barnes

February 24, 1945 - April 1, 2021

Peacefully passed away at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Thursday, April 1st, 2021, Barry Barnes at 76 years of age. Predeceased by his parents Arthur James Barnes and Winnifred Lucy Gardner. Husband of Marilyn Freda Barnes. Father of Lee and Tyrone and stepfather of Kevin and Andrew. He will be sadly missed by all his grandchildren. Barry was the owner and long-time operator of Jubalee Beach Park on Wicklow Beach Road. Cremation with a private memorial service at MacCoubrey Funeral Home. Service will be posted on the funeral home website on Friday, April 16 at 11 am. Those wishing may make a memorial donation to Northumberland Hills Hospital ICU, where he was cared for by many.

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Betty bilcox - April 30, 2021

I’m sorry to hear about your Husband’s passing. Barry, u, & I had lots of fun together years ago. Thinking of u & ur family

Ray Henry - April 21, 2021

You are a great man I was honoured to know you. God bless R.I.P

Jason dixon - April 20, 2021

I was sadden to hear Barry has pasted I spent the majority of my youth at jubalee beach park Lee was a good friend and spent lots of time with the family I remember Barry as a strong and stubborn man but we loved him worked very hard to keep the park a fun and exciting place to grow up in Barry will be sadly missed Rest In Peace

Carolyn Rawn - April 17, 2021

Sorry for your loss of Barry. Hope to visit with you later this year. Carolyn

Jim and Linda MacDonald - April 17, 2021

So sorry to hear of Barry's passing. May the Lord comfort you in your grief.

Kim holmden - April 17, 2021

Hi Marlene sorry to hear about Barry passing a way we saw it on facebook we will miss him hope everyone is fine talk soon hugs and kisses love Doris Henry Kim

Bill Chatsick - April 17, 2021

Barry will be missed in so many ways, His golf cart visits and funny joke emails he would often send I have nothing but great things to say about a wonderful man, May you Rest In Peace my friend. Bill & Sherry 103

Linda and Tom Philp - April 17, 2021

Dear Marilyn. We just discovered Barry's obituary. Our hearts go out to you and the extended family. While we didn't camp long at Jubalee, I always enjoyed engaging Barry in conversation. Never dull, because Barry had the "gift of the gab" as they say. He will be missed by many. Be well. Tom Philp

Jim & Linda Cross - April 16, 2021

Lee and Family, We are very sorry to hear of Barry’s passing. He was a wonderful neighbor in Foley, Alabama. We will miss him very much. We will cherish the good times we had together. He was a kind and gentle soul. God be with you during this difficult time. Jim & Linda Cross Foley, AL

Joan & Janice - April 16, 2021 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - ICU

Diane Kirkwood - April 16, 2021

Wow - Jubalee without Barry is hard to imagine. So sorry for your (our) loss.

Mary & Ed Peldiak - April 16, 2021

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Barnes Family..✝️ We will miss Barry's wonderful stories and laughter.. He always made us feel like family at Jubalee Park.. Barry will forever have a special place in our hearts..

Yolande McKinnon and Wayne McKinnon - April 16, 2021

Maggie, Yolande and pass on our most sincere condolences on the passing of Barry, We enjoyed both you and Barry's company when ever we met. Take care and hope to meet up with you again.

Karen Leonard - April 16, 2021

Our sincere condolences to the family. We were lucky to join the Jubalee family 23 years ago. Barry welcomed our Family our Foster Children and our Grandchildren to the park. We had lots of great talks and most recently welcomed his almost daily visits to check on our Special Grandson Colton. He would always ask if he needed anything. You will always hold a special place in our hearts.

Kevin - April 16, 2021

I hope you do well

Lee and Sabrina Burke - April 16, 2021

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Barry was a good man and will be missed dearly by our family. He was a wonderful friend and a great neighbor. RIP Barry Barnes. Till we meet again.

Lorraine and Bill Hynes - April 16, 2021

Our deepest sympathies to you and your family. We have been in the park for 23 years . Barry and Bill always had a good time calling each other general and colonel.He will be sadly missed but never forgotten. R.I.P Barry. Xoxo 😘

Karen Matias - April 16, 2021

Sad to hear of Barry’s passing. My condolences to the family. I remember Barry at Jubilee Beach Park where I spent my summers as a teenager. He will be greatly missed. I remember the park dances were my favourite.

Frank & Vicki Curran - April 16, 2021

Sincere condolences to Lee and Ty at this difficult time. We have been campers for many years we raised our grown daughters at Jubalee Beach. It has always been a part of their life. Jacquie worked for Barry at the camp store and built a great friendship. Sarah as Barry referred to her as “Sweetheart” with her first visit at three days old holds many memories of Barry as well. A wonderful man and friend Barry may you Rest In Peace until we meet again. Frank(grassyass) Vicki, Sarah, Jake

Diane & Konrad Ostner - April 15, 2021

Our deepest condolences for your loss! Barry’s love and pride of the park and friendship to all campers was outstanding! We met Barry last year and quickly became fond of him! Coffee, drinks and a lot of laughs will truly be missed! RIP Barry we will always remember you!!!

Susan and Harry Colpitts - April 15, 2021

Very sorry to hear of Barry’s passing we spent a lot of years in the park and we cherish the memories of all the great times we had in the park. Barry will be missed by so many.

John and Maureen Marvin - April 15, 2021

It is with a very heavy heart that we write a goodbye to one of our dearest friends we have had for the last 40 years. We were one of 13 campsites when you started Jubilee. The dances, children's games, building the pavilion, repairing the swimming pool and putting up with the awful bathrooms before you renovated them are distant memories. We could go on and on but one thing is for sure...we absolutely loved you and the environment you established for us and our children. Miss you our friend.....

Morgan Witherall - April 15, 2021

I am so sorry to hear about Barry passing away he will be greatly missed by everyone especially me because me and Barry spent a lot of time together and pretty much every weekend that we camped we would see him at least one time when we were down there

Mary ward - April 15, 2021

So sorry to learn of your dads passing lee. With the photos you’re have showed come many memories. I remember Barry as DJ at the dances on Saturday nights. He always looked like he loved that job. You & your family are in my prayers.

Kerry Feltham - April 15, 2021

We are deeply saddened by the news of Barry’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Lee and your family. I had known Barry for most of my life. He watched me grow up in Jubalee when my Mom and Dad moved in the park almost 37 years ago. Since then, my wife Rita and I bought a trailer and he watched my 3 boys become young men there. The Jubalee family will live on forever because of Barry! We were privileged to have known him and will miss him much. RIP Barry

Dave and Linda Sanders - April 15, 2021

Dave and I was sad to hear of Barry’s passing.We have so many great memories of Barry and Marilyn ,loved living across the street from them in Alabama.Barry sure could make you laugh and had a wonderful smile.RIP

Wendy Schroder Capkun - April 15, 2021

Anthony and I wish to share our deepest condolences. Barry will be dearly missed, and we are thinking of all of you during this difficult time.

John and Debbie Gunter - April 15, 2021

Our condolences to Barry's family. We sorely missed our fellow snowbird, friend and neighbor in Foley, AL this winter. May he rest in peace.

Paul & Sandy Mahoney - April 15, 2021

Our deepest condolences to the Barnes family. Barry was one of a kind & he will truly be missed. R I P Barry

Sandra Davies - April 15, 2021

John and I are so very sorry to hear this. Our sincere condolences to Lee, Vicky, Josh and the Barnes family on your loss.

joan deegan - April 15, 2021

So sorry to hear of Barry's passing. My thoughts go out to Marilyn & the family. I have many fond memories of Barry when I had a trailer in the park !!

Deb shorten - April 15, 2021

So sorry for your loss my condolences to his family Barry was always good to me I’m a camper at Jubilee beach and he will be missed RIP my friend ❤️😇

Donna - April 15, 2021

Barry you will sadly be missed condolences to your family and friends

leonard Le Lievre - April 15, 2021

my condolences to the Barnes family.Barry was a great friend to all in the Jubilee family and he always treated Karen and I like family.Rest in peace my friend.

Eileen Seymour - April 15, 2021

I was shocked to hear of Barry's passing. No one could make me blush like he could. He was a good friend to Frank and I and we always had a good laugh. My condolences to all of Barry's family.

Lynn Thoms - April 15, 2021

Lee and family, Barry will be missed always as he was a good man with a sense of humour who made it his job to check in with everyone at the park. He wanted to make sure the camp was comfortable for all and I really appreciated his care when I needed him. He was a spitfire with a big heart.

Lorraine savill - April 15, 2021

I am so sorry to hear you have passed away, I will always think of the crazy times we had together, I am so upset I am unable to say goodbye to you on Friday, you and Lee will be in my thoughts, I will always remember the dirty dancing routine we use to do at the park dances, rest now my friend love Lorraine💕

June Barnes - April 15, 2021

My dearest Barry, I was so upset I was unable to be with you when you left this world, I have such wonderful memories of our time we spent together in England and Canada,I will miss and love you to the end of time, until we meet again, love always forever June ❤️

Rick and Lynn Stewart - April 15, 2021

Our deepest condolences to his entire family as well as our Jubalee family. Barry’s vision of what a park should be will live on for ever. He will be missed by all.

Emily - April 15, 2021

I’m lost of words. I never forget his smile and laugh. Rest In Peace Barry

Lucas Jones - April 15, 2021

I couldn't have asked for better neighbor. You always took the time to wave and say hello. That meant a lot to me and my family, and says a lot about the person you were. Good neighbors are hard to find. We always looked forward to you returning to Foley, Alabama. My thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time. You will truly be missed! -The Jones'

Daryle and Michelle Rowan - April 15, 2021

Barry will be sorely missed by his Alabama friends! There was never a dull moment when you are around Barry. Barry has left a lasting impression for us and he has a heart of gold! Rest easy sir!!

David & Hope Heinig - April 15, 2021

Barry was a great friend and neighbor! His witty sense of humor will be sorely missed by all! He always looked forward to returning to his "Sweet Home Alabama"! Condolences to all his family and friends! RIP Barry!

manon samis - April 15, 2021

Thanks for amazing slideshow.

Cecilia A Nasmith - April 15, 2021

Barry's son and ours were in Scouts together, and Barry was the most amazing volunteer - enthusiastic, generous and so infectious in his enthusiasm. Thinking of Lee and his family at this time.

Joan Leigh - April 14, 2021

I will never forget the crazy fun filled times we had in England and when we all went on holiday to Spain. I will miss you and the laughs we had. I will always hold a place in my heart for you. Rest In Peace my dear friend

Judy and Perry Lewis - April 14, 2021

Our condolences to the Barnes family, we are deeply sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow, Barry will surely be missed by myself and Perry. R.I.P Barry

Gerry - April 14, 2021

Sending my condolences to the family.Barry you will be missed so much you were such a good friend.Rip my friend.love Gerry

John and Jocelyne Willcocks - April 14, 2021

Our condolences Barry will be sorely missed

Stephen & Maureen Young - April 14, 2021

Our sincere condolences to all Barry’s family. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. He loved his park. We will miss seeing him out and about visiting everyone. RIP Barry

Cathy Ball and Guy Lamontagne - April 14, 2021

Our sincere condolences to the family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Manon samis - April 14, 2021

We are so sorry, Barry will certainly be missed. RIP Barry Charles and Manon Samis

Vera and Thom - April 14, 2021

Our deepest condolences to your family Barry will be sadly missed ,our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family 🙏🏻

Corrie Carrigan - April 14, 2021

My deepest sympathy to Barry's family. His engaging smile and big personality will be greatly missed. Rest in peace dear man.

Mary - April 14, 2021

Sending heartfelt condolences to your family RIP my friend lots of love Mary,Ron,Ronald and Joshua Noftall 🙏🙏

Dianne Horner Fox & family - April 14, 2021

Our thoughts and prayers are with Barry's family at this time of loss. I worked for Barry many years in Port Hope and camped a few times at Jubilee. I know Barry will be greatly missed.