Barry H. VanDelinder, Sr.


Barry H. VanDelinder, Sr., Jonesborough, passed away unexpectedly, April 4, 2017, at his home.

Barry was born January 24, 1958 in Elgin, IL, to Fay H. And Joan VanDelinder. He grew up in Rolling Meadows, Il, and lived in Jonesborough for 31 years. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother John.

Barry is survived by the love of his life and best friend, his wife Elizabeth, two sons, the lights of his life and of whom he was so very proud, Barry, Jr., and his wife, Samantha, and Billy, a brother, Chuck VanDelinder(Dinah), sister, Deb Brodie (Kevin), parents-in-law, Harry and Donna Hirt, brother and sisters-in-law, David Hirt (Glennis), Darlene Anderson(Michael), Debra Smith (David), several nieces and nephews who he adored, and his "bestest buddy", his cat, Puss 'N Boots. Barry was a Die Hard Chicago Cubs Fan since 1963, who finally saw his beloved Cubs win the World Series. Barry will be missed dearly by those who knew and loved him.

Celebration of Life Service will be conducted Monday, April 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church 14950 Rhea County Highway Evensville, TN. 37322. Those who wish to visit or send condolences may do so at the home.

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04-12-2017 Earl Creasy
Liz and family, So sorry to hear of you loss. Earl and Connie Creasy
04-10-2017 Melissia R. Ball
Liz, Heartfelt condolences on your sudden and devastating loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
04-09-2017 David and Malinda Gillin
We are so sorry for your loss. Please know each of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
04-09-2017 Jennifer Hill
I recently worked with Barry as I was helping him to find a new position. I really enjoyed getting to know him. He was a very smart man and supply chain expert. I was shocked to hear the news. I hope your memories will bring peace to your family. My sincerest condolences to Barry's family and friends. Jennifer Hill, Charlotte, NC
04-09-2017 Bo & Luanne Hightower
So sorry for your loss Elizabeth. Wish we could come up, but we are unable to come up. Our prayers are with you.
04-08-2017 Sylvia Kirk
Liz, i extend to you my heartleft condolences for the loss of such a wonderful man. Having worked with Barry at Baxter, and as a friend for many years his loss will be felt by many. My deepest sympathy to you and your family Sylvia
04-08-2017 Pam Reising
Liz, I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that the Lord will wrap his loving arms around you and your sons in this difficult time. Always know that God has wide shoulders to cry on. May God bless you at this time.
04-08-2017 Iva Danner
So sorry to hear of his passing. Worked at Phoenix when he was there. Only knew him for a short time. He was always nice to me. Always called him Mr. Coffee. Prayers for you and your family.
04-07-2017 Donnie and Angela Payne
So sorry for your loss , You and the boys are in our thought and prayers and love you guys..
04-07-2017 Cathy roark
So sorry for your loss, I worked with him at Phoenix medical, he was a great guy


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