Gary Ray Barker

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Gary Ray Barker

Gary Ray Barker, 62, resident of Overland, Mo. passed away Friday 2, 2016 as a result of a motorcycle accident.

Gary was born November 1, 1953 in Eldorado, Ill., to the late Rance D. Barker and Dorothy Vaughn who survives. Gary was the senior software engineer at Epsilon. He was Baptist by faith. Gary was a member of the River City Riders and was an avid golfer.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather; Dorothy and Kenneth Vance of Clarksville, Tenn., his partner; Amy Hartman, two sons; Richard (Cheryl) Barker of N.J., Jason (Glenda) Barker of Colo., a brother; David Barker (Elle del Valle) Barker of Md., two sisters; Terri (Steve) Dalton of Kan., Kelly (Paul) Deloria of Japan, nine grandchildren; Quinton Barker, Lydia Barker, Hannah Barker, Emily Oyan, Ariel Oyan, Devin Oyan, Adrien Hartman, Michael Ohmes, Helen Ohmes and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home in Eldorado with Rev. Randy Plunkett officiating. Burial will be in Rhine Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital at St. Vincent in Indianapolis, Ind., and will be accepted at the funeral home. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family via the website