In Remembrance of Alice P. Barrett
Alice P. BarrettDunmore, PA February 8, 1922 ~ July 25, 2013 Date of Service: July 29, 2013
Alice P. Barrett, 91, of Dunmore, died Thursday morning in
Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Olyphant. Her husband, Sargent Norman
Barrett died in 1998.
Born in Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Patrick
and Margaret Gilligan Carroll and was a graduate of Dunmore High School. Prior
to retirement she worked at the former Globe Store as a buyer in the women’s
She was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Dunmore
and had a very strong devotion to her faith and to St. Joseph. She left Dunmore
to raise her family in Matawan, New Jersey and then returned later with her
husband to be closer to her extended family. She was an avid golfer and was a
member of Holland Orchard Golf Club for 20 years and volunteered at Bay Shore
Community Hospital. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving is a son, Thomas Andrew “Drew” and wife Mary Jane
and a granddaughter, Amanda Barrett all of Tinton Falls, NJ and several nieces,
nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Jane Carroll Dermody
and brothers, Frank P. “Paddy” Carroll and John Carroll
The funeral will be Monday from St. Mary’s Church, Chestnut
St., Dunmore with Mass at 9:30am.
Inurnment, Springbrook Cemetery, Springbrook, Pa.
There will be no public calling hours
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to The
American Heart Association 727 Greenville Ave., Dallas TX 75231 or The American
Cancer Society PO Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718