Danny William Barr, 80, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010. He was born on Jan. 1, 1930 in Goat Hill, Ala. to John Leslie and Mary Gladys Branch Barr. He served his country in the US Navy during World War II and retired from Enron after 43 years of service. He was a longtime resident of Sandia, Texas.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mary Ethel Barr of Sandia, Texas; his children, Don Leslie (Iris) Barr of Sandia, Texas, Brenda Joyce (Ray) Landsiedel of Great Falls, Mont., William Reed (Lisa) Barr of Glenrock, Wyo., Glenda Lois (Richard) Martin of Bonner Springs, Kan., and Olav (Elizabeth) Classen of Copenhagen, Denmark; his brother, Donald Eugene (Linda) Barr of Palmetto, Fla.; his sister, Patricia Helen (Jack) Pittman of Luverne, Ala.; 10 grandchildren, Trevor William Barr, Desiree Azeneth Barr, Justin Meigs Barr, Frederick Peter Landsiedel, Jillian Rehan Dike, Jacob Leland Barr, Joel Tucker Barr, Joshua Causby Leatherberry, Jared Lee Martin, and Jayna Loyce Martin; five great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

A graveside service was held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Robstown, Texas with burial following.

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