Bradley “Brad” Lee Barr, age 65, of Alliance died September 19, 2021 at home surrounded by his family.
He was born on January 7, 1956 in Canton, Ohio to Walter “Doc” and Marilyn (Owens) Barr.
Brad graduated from Perry High School. He retired from Nickles Bakery. Brad enjoyed many years coaching baseball, participating in the Marlington Youth wrestling program and being a 4-H advisor.
Brad had a smile and infectious laugh that were welcoming to all who knew him. He loved his family, grandchildren, and his dogs, Pete and Brutus, with his whole heart. Brad was a kind and generous man who never met a stranger. He loved talking, laughing and telling a good joke. Anyone who knew him is better because of it.
Brad was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Scott.
His is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife, Cindy (Cowgill) Barr; his sons, Randy (Stephanie) of North Benton, Matt (Brenda) and Steve of Alliance; and beloved grandchildren, Averie, Kaleb, Kaylee, Maddison and Maisie.
At Brad’s request, there will be no calling hours. A private family service and memorial will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Wolf Creek Chapter NWTF Wheelin’ Sportsman, 2781 North Riverview Road, Malta, Ohio 43758.
Arrangements are entrusted to Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home 75 South Union Ave Alliance, Ohio 44601.