Obituary for Barry Dennis Rell

Barry Dennis Rell, age 73, of St. Augustine, passed away on August 4, 2020, at his home. He was born in Catskill, New York, and raised in Palenville, NY. He attended local schools and following his graduation from high school he joined the US Army. Following his separation of service, he joined the City of Kingston New York police department and retired after 30 years of dedicated service. He was married to his wife Janis for 50 years and together they left quite a legacy including his grandchildren whom he loved dearly. He will be deeply missed by his family and those whose lives he touched.

Barry was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Charles, Claudette, Judy, Midge and Barbara. He is survived by his wife, Janis Rell of St. Augustine; sons, Barry Jr. (Marcy), and Brian; and daughter, Erika Kearney (Christopher); brothers, Richard, and John and sisters Jeannie and Joan; and 7 grandchildren.

Due to the COVID-19 issues, the family is planning on holding services at a later date.

St. Johns Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



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