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Barry Roy Louwerse

October 25, 1940 September 8, 2018
Barry Roy Louwerse
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Obituary for Barry Roy Louwerse

Barry Roy Louwerse, 77, of Elkton, MD passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at home.

He was the husband of Lorraine Garofalo Louwerse with whom he shared 28 years of marriage. They were high school sweet hearts who reconnected and married 30 years later.

Born in Scranton, PA he was the son of the late Louis and Edna Jane Heckman Louwerse.

Barry was a Veteran of the US Airforce.

He was a member of Manor Presbyterian Church, Cochranville.

He was self-employed as a graphic designer in Wilmington, DE for 40 years. His work included original logo designs for Oxford Chamber of Commerce and many other companies. He taught art lessons at Art Alliance in Oxford.

He was a very fine wildlife artist and entered into the Federal Duck Stamp contest.

Barry enjoyed fishing and spending time with family and close friends. He loved college football, Alabama was his favorite team.

He is survived by his wife; three daughters, Kara Pollak of Elkton, MD, Dana Kerr of Belcamp, MD and Lorri Prettelt of West Chester; two sons, Bill Manchin of Delmar, DE and Joe Cutler of Newark, DE; 14 grandchildren, Mckenzie, Skyler, Kamryn, Benjamin, Baily, Tyler, Matthew, Isabella, Emily (Chris), Benjamin, Kaedin, Kenna, Kael and Jonah; two great-grandchildren, Evelyn and Adeline; one brother, Alan Louwerse; and many nieces and newphews.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11 am Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Manor Presbyterian Church, 505 Street Rd., Cochranville, PA 19330 where friends and family may visit from 10-11 am.

Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Manor Presbyterian Church.

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11:00 AM 9/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Manor Presbyterian Church

505 Street Rd.
Cochranville , PA 19330

Friends and family may visit from 10-11 am.

Manor Presbyterian Church
505 Street Rd. Cochranville 19330 PA
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505 Street Rd.
Cochranville , PA 19330

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