Gary M Barnby

March 27, 1943 ~ February 3, 2021 (age 77)


Gary M Barnby, 77, of Canton, passed away Wednesday, February 3rd, at his home, surrounded by loved ones. Born in Canton on March 27, 1943, a son of the late Henry H. and  Mary E (Tice) Barnby, also preceded in death by sister Kate, 4 brothers Henry Jr., Gordon, Richard, and Bill. Employed at Canton Drop Forge for 42 years before retiring. Survived by his wife Barbara J. (Fuelling) Barnby; 2 daughters Cathy Barnby, of Statesville, NC, Lorain (Robert) Barnby-Feldt, of Vermillion; 2 sons Gary M Barnby Jr, also of Vermillion, Terry (Katherine) Barnby, of Canton; sister Janet Stewart, of Butler, OH; brother Bruce (Judy) Barnby, of Cleveland; 6 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2PM to 4PM on Saturday, February 13th in the Waltner-SIMCHAK Funeral Home. You may add your condolences on our website:

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Gathering of Family and Friends
February 13, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Waltner-Simchak Funeral Home
2257 Mahoning Rd NE
Canton, OH 44705-0538

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